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To Paint or Make Love
a film by Arnaud et Jean-Marie LARRIEU
Original title : Peindre ou faire l'amour
Avec Sabine Azéma, Daniel Auteuil, Amira Casar et Sergi Lopez

Release date : august 24th 2005


William and Madeleine live in a town at the foot of mountains. Married for a long time, faithful to each other and in love, they lead a quiet life. Their only child, Elise, moving to Italy, they have nobody but themselves to look out for.

During one of her walks in the surrounding hills, Madeleine sets up her easel in front of an old house and meets Adam, a refined, well-read and blind man. He offers to let Madeleine visit the house she is painting, which is for sale. It’s love at first sight. William and Madeleine buy it. In the weeks following the sale, William and Madeleine are in a state of bliss. They organize their new life with Adam and his young companion Eva which house is close to theirs.

The day Adam and Eva's house burns down, William and Madeleine want nothing more than to play host their new friends…

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