The Night Doctor / Médecin de nuit

Mickaël (Vincent Macaigne) is a night doctor who's personal life is falling apart, but tonight is different - tonight Mickaël wants out. But at what cost?

The Night Doctor /  Médecin de nuit

About The Night Doctor / Médecin de nuit

Mickaël (Vincent Macaigne) is a night doctor who visits troubled neighbours, caring for those no one else seems to. His personal life is falling apart as well. Torn between his wife and mistress, he is pressurised by his pharmacist cousin to write false drug prescriptions. But tonight is different – tonight Mickaël wants out. But at what cost?

Director: Elie Wajeman | Cast: Vincent Macaigne, Pio Marmaï, Sara Giraudeau, Sarah Le Picard
France | 2020 | 82 mins | Print source: IFCinéma
French and English with English subtitles

Nominated, Best Actor (Vincent Macaigne), César Awards (2022)

“Elie Wajeman’s moodily lit film noir is, among other things, a great advertisement for the French healthcare system.” The Art Desk

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