Flammes, by Adolpho Arrietta (1978)

Barbara, a young girl, lives in an old house with her ​​father and preceptor. One night, she dreams of a firefighter through the window of her room… Young woman, Barbara escapes her father and goes around the world. When she returns, she remembers her old childhood dreams. On fire, she calls firemen and locks herself with one of them for several days…

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  • Writer and director: Adolpho ArrietTa
  • Producer: INA
  • Cast: Caroline Loeb, Xavier Grandes, Dyonis Mascolo, Isabel Garcia Lorca, Pascal Greggory, Jeffrey Carey, Marilù Marini, Jaime Santiago, Paquita Paquin, Eloïse Bennett
  • Cinematography: Thierry Arbogast
  • Editing: Adolpho Arrietta
  • Sound design: M. Pardon and Dominique Hennequin
  • Original Title: Flammes
  • Duration: 88 min
  • Year: 1978
  • Country: France
  • Language: French (orginal)
  • Available subtitles: English
  • Screening format: DCP, Blu Ray
  • Image: 1:33 4/3
  • Sound: Mono
  • International sales: Capricci Films (all territories available)