The Dark Room (La chambre obscure) 22 years old

In 14th-century France, Aliénor breaks with the codes governing girls’ behavior and does as she wishes. The King of France grants her the hand of her childhood love, but her new husband deserts her immediately after the ceremony. Undeterred, she sets out after him, traveling to Siena to bring him back.


The Dark Room Cast

Name Character
Caroline Ducey She was 23, now 46 years old as Aliénor
Édith Scob She was 63, 81 years old when she died as The widow
Melvil Poupaud He was 27, now 50 years old as Bertrand
Sylvie Testud She was 29, now 52 years old as Azalaïs
Mathieu Demy He was 28, now 50 years old as Thomas

The Dark Room Crew

Name Department
Marie-Christine Questerbert as Director. Directing
The Dark Room (22 years)

  • Release day: Wednesday, November 29, 2000
  • Runtime: 107 minutes