Louise, an old lady, finds herself stranded in a seaside resort after the last train of the holiday season has left the station. But far from panicking, the fearless Louise decides to stay, no matter what awaits her.
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Poésie de la solitude, souvent bien trop entendu comme un gros-mot. Un voyage immobile entre soi et soi-même. Présent, passé, futur; l'humour et la sagesse de Louise nous transporte entre mystères, aventures et ses petits faits quotidiens.
Louise is an amazing surprise, a painterly Tarkovskyan affair set in a beach that might or might not exist on the limbo between half-remembered and half-accepted memories. The Casablanca scene is particularly noteworthy. My animation of the year from someone I would guess is supremely underrated.