The Soft Skin

The Soft Skin

Title: The Soft Skin

Release: 1964

Rating: 7.5

Language: French, Portuguese, English

Country: France

Runtime: 113

Genre: Romance , Drama

The Soft Skin

Release 1964
Rating 7.5
Language French, Portuguese, English
Country France
Runtime 113
Genre Romance , Drama



Pierre Lachenay, a middle-aged, well-known publisher and lecturer, is married to Franca, an unbalanced woman, and father of Sabine, a 10-year-old girl. While traveling to Lisbon for a lecture, Pierre Lachenay has a one night stand with Nicole, the Panair do Brasil air stewardess. He wants to see her again and again, they travel to Reims together, and Pierre hides the affair from his family, mostly to spare his daughter the anguish of a separation. Nicole is taking it lightly but Pierre, misunderstanding her feelings and expectations, decides to live with her. The couple's break-up leads to a tragic end.

Director :
François Truffaut
Writer :

François Truffaut (original scenario), Jean-Louis Richard (original scenario)

Actors :

... Clément

... Pierre Lachenay

... Ingrid

... Franca Lachenay

... Directeur Cinéma Reims