Nelly (2004 film)

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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Laure Duthilleul
Written by
Produced byMarie-Amélie Productions
Starring Sophie Marceau
CinematographyChristophe Offenstein
Edited byCatherine Quesemand
Music byFranck Louise
Distributed byPan Européenne (France)
Release date
  • 15 May 2004 (2004-05-15)(France)
Running time
99 minutes
Budget$3.4 million [1]
Box office$136.000 [1]

Nelly (French : À ce soir) is a 2004 French drama film directed by Laure Duthilleul and starring Sophie Marceau, Antoine Chappey, and Fabio Zenoni. Written by Laure Duthilleul, Jean-Pol Fargeau, and Pierre-Erwan Guillaume, the film is about the four days following the death of a small-town doctor, seen through the eyes of his wife, who is a nurse. [2] The film was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival. [3]



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