Cast & Crew
A Russian/Jewish pawnbroker Simon, leads an ordered, rigid, solitary life and stays is alone in his apartment keeping watch over his wife's corpse. His memories reveal the first moments they met, the first kiss, their wedding day, and the events that led finally to her suicide.
Sarah J Holden
Released in United States June 29, 2000
The film "Une Femme Douce" (France/1969), written and directed by Robert Bresson and starring Dominique Sanda was also based on the story "A Gentle Creature" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky.
Feature directorial debut for Raphael Nadjari.
Released in United States June 29, 2000 (Shown in Los Angeles (American Cinematheque) as part of series "The Alternative Screen: A Forum For Independent Film Exhibition and Beyond..." June 29, 2000.)