Jean-Louis Trintignant and Anouk Aimée. The duo will have marked the history of the seventh art film buffs will remember the couple formed by the actors in A man a woman , sacred Palme d’or in 1966. Fifty years later, the duo will be back on the Croisette where The best years of a life , sequel to the movie of Claude Lelouch, will be presented out of competition at the 72nd edition of the event.

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The audience will see the characters of Jean-Louis Duroc and Anne Gauthier, the car racer and the script girl and the survivors who were in love with a fiery passion for each other on the Côte Fleurie, there was that fifty years.

“today, the former racing driver is lost a little on the paths of his memory. To help, his son will find that his father has not been able to keep it but as it refers to constantly. Anne will review Jean-Louis and back to their story where they left off,” says the distributor Metropolitan FilmExport in a press release accompanying the first images of the film.

The music is by Francis Lai, author of the cult Dabadabada , and Calogero (who sang the song that you hear in the trailer). The feature-length film to be released in theatres on may 22, following his presentation on the Croisette.