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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Bertrand Bonello
Written by Bertrand Bonello
Luca Fazzi
Starring Laurent Lucas
Clara Choveaux
Thiago Telès
Célia Catalifo
Alex Descas
CinematographyJosée Deshaies
Edited byFabrice Rouaud
Music byAlbin De La Simone
Laurie Markovitch
Release date
  • 20 May 2003 (2003-05-20)(Cannes)
Running time
115 minutes

Tiresia is a 2003 French film directed by Bertrand Bonello and written by Bonello and Luca Fazzi. Based on the legend of Tiresias, it tells of a transgender woman who is kidnapped by a man and left to die in the woods. She is then saved by a family and receives the gift of telling the future. The film stars Laurent Lucas, Clara Choveaux, Thiago Telès, and Célia Catalifo.


Tiresia was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival. [1]


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  1. "Festival de Cannes: Tiresia". Archived from the original on 2012-10-10. Retrieved 2009-11-07.