Filmmaker Christopher Thompson charts the rocky road to fame for one rock & roll band in this drama from France. It's 1985, and Lust is a Parisian rock group led by sexy and charismatic singer Manu and hotshot guitarist Lucas. Joined by their longtime friends Philippe and Jacob, Manu and Lucas find making their way to the top is tough going, but as audiences discover their music, they attract the attention of Mario, a well-connected manager, and they begin enjoying the fruits of success. But as Lust find stardom in their grasp, Manu and Lucas's relationship begins to fray thanks to drugs, ego and Laura, a beautiful woman who becomes Manu's girlfriend while stealing Lucas's heart.
Awards & Festivals
Cesar Nomination for Most Promising Actor (Marc-Andre Grondin) in 2011
Cesar Nomination for Best Music Written for a Film (Elisa Sednaoui) in 2011