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36 Ratings

La balance

Directed by Bob Swaim
France, 1982
Drama, Action, Crime


Nicole is a Parisian streetwalker and Dede is her racketeer boyfriend, on the outs with his mob bosses because of a dispute over Nicole. When a police informant is murdered, the cops have to scramble for a replacement. Deciding on Dede, they begin to put a nasty squeeze on him and Nicole.

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La balance Directed by Bob Swaim

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

1983 | 3 wins including: Best Film

1983 | 5 nominations including: Most Promising Actor