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6 Ratings


Directed by Roch Stéphanik
France, 2000


They are in the airport cafetaria waiting for their plane to Argentina when Gérard tells Hélène he is leaving her. Hélène is in shock and tries to reason with him, but fails. So she remains at Orly airport, utterly lost, the victim of a whim that has destroyed eight years of life together.

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Stand-by Directed by Roch Stéphanik

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

2001 | Winner: Best Actress

2001 | Nominee: Best First Work

Montréal World Film Festival

2000 | Special Mention: Montréal First Film Prize

Cairo International Film Festival

2000 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

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