À Corps Perdu / Straight for the Heart

  • Country: Canada, Switzerland
  • Category: Drama
  • Release Date: 30 September 1988
  • Duration: 1 hours 32 minutes
  • Writers: Marcel Beaulieu, Yves Navarre, Léa Pool
  • Director: Léa Pool
  • Actors: Matthias Habich, Johanne-Marie Tremblay, Michel Voïta, Jean-François Pichette
  • Language: French, English

The Plot

Pierre Kurwenal revient d’un reportage photographique au Nicaragua et retrouve son appartement déserté. La femme de sa vie à choisi d’aller vivre avec son meilleur ami. Kurnewal entreprend alors de photographier les rues de Montréal. Il rencontre un jeune homme et se lie d’amitié…

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For a decade, war photographer Pierre Kurwenal (Matthias Habich) has maintained an unconventional three-way relationship with Sarah (Johanne-Marie Tremblay) and David (Michel Voïta). But after returning to Montreal from an assignment in Nicaragua, Pierre is devastated when he learns that both his lovers have left him. After a desperate search for answers, Pierre attempts to bury his grief by embarking on an affair with a much younger man who is both deaf and mute