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114 Ratings

The Premonition

Le pressentiment

France, 2006


Charles Benesteau breaks away from upper class society to which he belongs. He leaves his wife, family, and friends to live anonymously and alone in a working-class neighbourhood of Paris. Here, his desire to be another man, to extricate himself from history, and to withdraw.

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The Premonition Directed by Jean-Pierre Darroussin

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival


BFI London Film Festival


Prix Louis Delluc

2006 | Winner: Best First Film

Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente


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