The Son of the Shark

Le Fils du Requin
Directed by Agnès Merlet
France / 1993 / Narrative
90 minutes / French w/ English Subtitles

In a small northern town, two abandoned children decide violence is their only option and wreak terror wherever they go. In a hostile world, their search for someplace special and safe leads them to live in a fantasy as their only refuge.

Intro and discussion by Alex Rafi, Assistant Professor and Film & Media Studies Coordinator, St. Louis University