Director Paul Verhoeven (Total Recall, Basic Instinct) is back with his new film Elle. Based on the novel by Philiip Dijan, Elle is the story of Michelle (Isabelle Huppert), a successful businesswoman who is raped by an unknown man and her attempts to find him.
The film also stars Charles Berling, Anne Consigny, Virgine Efira and Christian Berkel. The film’s screenplay is written by David Birke and is shot by Stéphane Fontaine (A Prophet, Rust and Bone), while Lauren Ott (Syriana, The Motorcycle Diaries) has worked on the production design of the film.
Elle was premiered this year at Cannes and the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and will see a theatrical release in November in U.S., Canada and other territories. In the meanwhile, do have a look at the film’s trailer and let us know your views on it.