Electronic Press Kit (EPK)

> Download (PDF)

Tagline, Logline & Synopsis

Tagline: Sometimes life seems to pass at 300km/h.

Logline: ​A touching story between a lonely woman and a TGV train driver. Inspired by true events and with actress Jane Birkin in the leading role.

Synopsis: Elise Lafontaine has a secret routine -- every morning and evening for many years, she has been waving at the express train that passes her house. One day, she finds a letter from the train conductor in her garden and her lonely life is turned upside down. She engages in a promising correspondence through poetic and thoughtful letters where the two anonymous writers share their worlds with each other. But Elise’s fairytale is cut short when the train line permanently detours for a shorter route to Paris. Not willing to do without her daily delight, Elise prompts a daring escape from her comfort zone and sets out to find the train conductor. LA FEMME ET LE TGV is inspired by true events and stars actress Jane Birkin in the leading role. 

Download (English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano)

Photos & Poster





Website Gallery    > Download from Dropbox (JPEG/TIFF)    

> Portraits Director  

Technical Information

Title (all languages): La femme et le TGV
Language: French
Country of production:    Switzerland
Year of production: 2016
Length: 30 Minutes
Shooting format: Digital, Cinemascope (1:2.35)
Projection: DCP 2K
Subtitles available: English, Deutsch, Italiano, Spanish, Portuges
Rating: All audiences

Social Media

Facebook   > Vimeo    > Youtube