MAELSTROM (2000)

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Drama. Bibiane Champagne is a model who has just inherited her mother's fashion empire, which she intends to run along with her brother, Philippe. However, Bibiane is suffering from clinical depression and the business is beginning to suffer. One night Bibiane, in a drunken stupor, knocks down a pedestrian. Surprisingly the victim manages to get up and walk away. The next day Bibiane, struck by the thought that she may have killed someone, tries to track down her victim. She eventually discovers that he did in fact die, and meets his son at the funeral home. She and the victim's son, Evian, begin an affair, while he is ignorant of the fact that she is the cause of his father's death.

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