Regarde La Mer [See The Sea] exists in a strange place between short film and feature. At 51 minutes it is really neither one nor the other. Ozon's final short before embarking on Sitcom, his first feature, See The Sea is a supremely assured piece of work from a young director finding his voice.
Hails plays a young English woman living by the sea in France with her baby daughter, her French husband away on business. One day a backpacker…