Original Title: La Femme aux Chaussures Leopard
Year: 2020
Duration: 80 min.
Country: France

Director: Alexis Bruchon
Script: Alexis Bruchon
Cast: Paul Bruchon


A burglar is hired by a mysterious woman to steal a box from a house. As he is about to leave, the sudden arrival of guests forces him to hide in the study. The situation takes a turn for the worse when he makes a startling discovery.

Alexis Bruchon, a talented emerging genre auteur, is a name to definitely follow into the future.


  • The Woman With Leopard Shoes, one of the most distinctive films of the year. Unashamedly arty, visually striking and thrilling to watch, it made a big impression on those lucky enough to catch it.”
  • “One location, one actor, a thrilling script where tension mounts constantly until the climax. Pure style noir, really clever low budget film, refreshing, original.” Raindance Festival
  • “Bruchon draws on classic elements, yet manages to imbue the film with his own unique style, producing an effective blend of nostalgic cinema and innovative craft, creating a highly immersive tale of deceit and betrayal.” UCL film blog


  • Raindance Film Festival, UK
  • FrightFest, Glasgow
  • Grimmfest, Manchester, UK
  • New Port Beach Film Festival, USA
  • IMAGINE Film Festival, Netherland
  • Nightmares Film Festival, USA
  • Kimolos International Film Festival, Greece