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384 Ratings


Directed by Gilles Mimouni
Spain, Italy, 1996


This French drama follows the romantic obsession of Max (Vincent Cassel), a young corporate hotshot who leaves his successful new world behind to search for his elusive lost love, Lisa (Monica Bellucci).

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L'appartement Directed by Gilles Mimouni

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1998 | Winner: Best Film not in the English Language

César Awards

1997 | 2 nominations including: Most Promising Actress

Critics reviews

I saw this French mystery thriller, the first feature of writer-director Gilles Mimouni, shortly after its 1996 release, and it left little residue. However, it has Romane Bohringer (Savage Nights), and that’s definitely a plus.
July 01, 2002
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