Staying Vertical

Staying Vertical

By Strand Releasing

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Filmmaker Leo is traveling through the south of France. During a scouting excursion he is seduced by Marie, a free-spirited and dynamic shepherdess. Nine months later she gives birth to their child. Suffering from post-natal depression and with no faith in Leo, who comes and goes without warning (and has sex with men), Marie abandons both of them. Leo finds himself alone, with a baby to care for. It's not easy, but deep down, he loves it. Through a series of unexpected and unusual encounters, struggling to find inspiration for his next film, Leo will do whatever it takes to stay standing.


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Reasons to Buy

  1. From Alain Guiraudie, the visionary director behind Stranger by the Lake, comes a surreal new comedy played with a completely straight face. This one is stranger and more impressionistic than his last masterpiece, but it's a stand-out nonetheless.
  2. Leo, the lead character, has a casually fluid sexuality. He's equally attracted to both Marie (with whom he has a child) and Yoan, a hunky young man to whom he is mysteriously drawn.
  3. The film has a startling, unforgettable sex scene that combines progressive rock, a man-on-man mercy fuck with an elderly man... and an assisted suicide. You'll need to see it to believe it.

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Review by Amos Lassen

By: Amos Lassen
"Staying Vertical" ("Rester vertical")
Struggling with Creativity, Responsibility, Fatherhood, and Sexuality
Amos Lassen
Léo (Damien Bonnard) is a drifting screenwriter who both resides in hotel rooms and crashes with strangers, becomi... Read More

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