A virtuoso violinist falls into alcoholism despite his wife's love and the affection of his friends. Only Pierre, his new friend, can save him.
Co-production between France and West Germany.
Winner of a César Award 1987: Best First Work (Régis Wargnier)
Nominated for 4 César Awards 1987: Best Actor (Christophe Malavoy); Best Actress (Jane Birkin); Best Supporting Actor (Jean-Louis Trintignant); and, Most Promising Actress (Dominique Blanc)