The Letter

Michel Gondry

13 minutes
Drama, Romance
The story of first love and disappointment.

On new year’s eve, Stephane talks with his brother about the end of the century. Aurelie, whom he’s secretly in love with, is also there. On the very next day, Aurelie

has to give him a letter... This short film has inspired Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind, starring Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet, winner of Academy Award of Best Original Screenplay in 2004.

Main cast : Elodie Saada, Thomas Mouty and Jerome Monot
Festivals :

Best Black & White Film, Cork International Film Festival (1998)

FICC Prize, Oberhausen International Short Film Festival (1999)


Michel Gondry Short Films The Letter
Elodie SaadaAurélie
Thomas MoutyStéphane
Jérôme MonotLe frère
Ilda MoutyLa mère
Frédéric DanielLe père