CHRYSALIS (2007)

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  • AVATAR Working

Synopsis

Science fiction, thriller. Paris, 2025. The body of a young girl, an illegal immigrant, is found with strange scars around her eyes. Police Lieutenant David Hoffman forms a link between the murder and notorious smuggler Dimitri. Hoffman also holds Nicolov responsible for the death of his wife, a fellow officer. His investigation leads him to a state-of-the-art plastic surgery clinic, run by Professor Brügen. The current focus of the clinic's activity is one captive patient, Manon, but its work goes beyond skin and flesh into the precious and coveted commodity of memory and identity. David's investigation is inverted when he is forced to embark on a quest for his own past.

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