a feature film by
etienne faure
Maurice 17 years is a homeless boy in Brooklyn.
One day he enters in the BIZARRE the trendy bar / club.
Very quickly he’s « adopt » and become the « mascot » of the club.
Then everyone will love Maurice.
And everyone will want to be loved by Maurice.
But Maurice does not love anyone
He will never love anyone anymore….
Bizarre Casting
Raquel Nave/ Rebekah Underhill /Pierre Prieur/ Adrian James, Charlie Himmelstein…
The lover boy
The barman
The bad boy
The owner
Boxing man
Maurice / Pierre Prieur
Kim / Raquel Nave
Betty / Rebekah Underhill
Luka / Adrian James
Charlie / Charlie Himmelstein
Photographs from the movie
Born in the south of France in 1969 Etienne Faure begins to realize several short films awarded in many festivals:
"The Invisible Lyrics" with Guillaume Depardieu, Thomas Langmann, Olivier Martinez… « All The Boys » with JeanClaude Brialy, Elodie Bouchez and Thomas Langmann ,"the End of the Night" with Sebastien Roch and Bambou.
He also signed a documentary « Looking for Tadzio » on the young actor of Visconti’s movie "Death in Venice". Then he produced and directed his first feature film « In extremis (To the extrême)» in which we find Sebastien Roch
in the lead role alongside Julie Depardieu, Aurélien Wiik, Jean Claude Brialy, Christine Boisson. He decides to
continue in duality producer / director, and created with Stéphane Gizard Eivissa Productions society and became
a member of the French Society of Authors, Directors Producers (ARP). Two other productions follow: a short film "Prisoner" and "What? Eternity ": documentary about Arthur Rimbaud for
television with the participation of Jean-Claude Brialy, Dolores Chaplin, Jocelyn Quivrin, Christopher Hampton,
Bertrand Delanoe, the singer Raphael ... and produce a short film "Lapis Lazuli" directed by Boris Diéval with
Yoann Libéreau. Then produced and directed « The Illusions » his second feature film starring Aurélien Wiik, Catherine Wilkening,
Caroline Guerin, Baptiste Caillaud. His third feature film Chaos (Desordres) film with Isaach De Bankole, Sonia Rolland and Niels Schneider was
presented in France in 2012 and has been participating in many international films festivals.
Bizarre is his fourth feature film. The movie has been shooting entierely in New York in and around Bizarre the
famous underground cabaret.
Starting september 2015 he will realize a new feature film River Bank in the north of USA.
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Directed by Etienne Faure
Pierre Prieur, Adrian James, Raquel Nave, Rebekah Underhill, Charlie Himmelstein,
Luc Bierme
Art director: Stéphane Gizard
Executive producer: Ray de Leon
Director of photography: Pavle Savic
Director of sound: Axel Guenoun
Editor: Etienne Faure
Produced by Etienne Faure and Stéphane Gizard
With Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire and Seayoon Jeong
Copyright Bushwick Factory/ Eivissa Productions/ Bizarre Productions