Navire Night


  • fanny ardant

Each night in Paris, hundred of men and women use the confidentiality of unallocated phone lines from the german occuptation to talk to each other, to love each other.
These people, these castaways from love and desire are dying to love, to get out of the abyss of loneliness…

TEXT Le Navire Night, by Marguerite Duras

Xavier Montsalvadge, Cradle song for a little black boy (arr. S.Wieder-Atherton)
Sonia Wieder-Atherton, Ritournelles
Claudio Monteverdi, Se i languidi miei sguardi (arr. S.Wieder-Atherton)
Giacinto Scelsi, Ygghur (extract from trilogy)
Benjamin Britten, Moto perpetuo (extract from suite Op.72)
Georg Friedrich Haendel, Largo (extract from Alexandre Balus, arr. S.Wieder-Atherton)
André Hajdu, Prélude 12 (extract from Ecclesiaste)

Design : Fanny Ardant and Sonia Wieder-Atherton
Voice : Fanny Ardant
Cello : Sonia Wieder-Atherton
Sound design : Franck Rossi
Production : Les Visiteurs du Soir
Photos credits : ARR