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Directed by Quentin Dupieux

France 2018 93 mins. In French with subtitles

After discovering a body outside his apartment complex one night, Louis (Grégoire Ludig) is brought into the local police station for questioning, only to find himself the chief suspect in the police commissioner’s (Benoît Poelvoorde) investigation. When fate brings Louis in proximity to yet another corpse, the absurdities begin to pile up in Dupieux’s (Rubber) lovingly odd tribute to French police procedurals. Winner of the Best Screenplay award at the 2018 Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival. “Telling stories is something we do all the time, and there are many ways to go about it. Keep an Eye Out tears those conventions to pieces—and it’s fucking funny while it does it.” —Andrew Todd, Birth. Movies. Death.

Filmography: Rubber (2010), Wrong (2012), Reality (2014)

Content warning: scenes of violence

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