A writer and his wife settle on the island of Noirmoutier, where they live with very little contact with the population. The wife lost the ability to speak after an accident and the husband is a writer. Suddenly, disturbing events occur and several inhabitants of the island seem to be losing control of themselves. A retired engineer neighbor manipulates the islanders using a machine of his invention and the writer finds a subject for a fantastic novel.
DIRECCIÓN: Agnès Varda
INTÉRPRETES: Catherine Deneuve, Michel Piccoli, Eva Dahlbeck
SECCIÓN: La Joven Varda