A French-Belgian film co-written, co-produced & directed by Jacques Audiard based on Craig Davidson's short story collection of the same name. Following the plot that originates in Davidson's written version of the story, this drama mystery film profiles an unemployed 25-year-old man who falls in love with a killer whale trainer (played by Marion Cotillard). The bond between the two only deepens after the woman is involved in a tragic accident. Acting as Cotillard's character's love interest is Belgian actor Matthias Schoenaerts, who plays the male lead of Ali.
Marion Cotillard Discusses the Intense Shoot of 'Rust and Bone'
Marion Cotillard explains the difficulties about shooting 'Rust and Bone' quickly after 'The Dark Knight Rises'. The French Academy Award winning actress also discusses her character, her research on living with a handicap, and her love for whales.