Movie The Mad Women's Ball Mélanie Laurent (2021)

Le Bal des folles

The Mad Women’s Ball is a French film by Mélanie Laurent, adapted from the novel of the same name by Victoria Mas. Follow in the footsteps of Eugenie, a young woman interned at the clinic of La Salpêtrière, by discovering the locations of this film shot mainly in Rochefort.

All fanspots of The Mad Women's Ball on a map

Filter the fanspots from the map

    My filters

    The story of Eugenie, a bright and passionate young girl at the end of the 19th century. Eugenie has a unique gift: she hears and sees the dead. When her family discovers her secret, she is taken by her father and brother to the neurological clinic of La Salpêtrière with no possibility of escaping her fate. This clinic, run by the eminent Professor Charcot, one of the pioneers of neurology and psychiatry, takes in women diagnosed as hysterical, insane, epileptic and all other types of physical and mental illnesses. Eugenie’s path then meets Geneviève, a nurse in the neurological unit whose life passes before her eyes without her really living it. Their meeting will change their destinies forever as they prepare to attend the famous “Bal des Folles” organized every year by Professor Charcot in the clinic.

    The Fantrippers Buying Board

    Fanspots Stories Paris Fantrippers

    Fanspots Stories Paris [French Edition]

    Fanspots Stories ParisFanspots are legendary images from films, series, music, comics or novels.
    These are often anonymous places these are that have become world-famous thanks to pop culture, to the point where they are now inseparable from the works they were used to set.

    Amélie, James Bond, Mission Impossible, La Grande Vadrouille, Les Tontons flingueurs, Bref, Call my Agent, Sex & The City, Blake & Mortimer, Spider-Man, Notre-Dame de Paris… Discover the history of the cult locations of the greatest pop culture masterpieces in the City of Light!

    Paris filmed, Paris sung, Paris drawn, Paris told… For artists, the City of Light is an extraordinary field of expression and an inexhaustible source of inspiration. Each new work is an outstretched hand to seduce new people, thanks to the dreamers of yesterday and today. Famous or anonymous places then become cult. These are the secrets of a hundred of them revealed in this third volume of the Fanspots Stories collection.


    The coffee ofAmélie, the location of the Corniaud, the bridge of Inception, the seat of the Spectre in James Bond, the restaurant of Ratatouille, the church of Les Tontons Flingueurs, the bar of Bref., the agency in Call my Agent, the restaurant in Emily in Paris, the refuge of Lupin, the Parisian residence of the heroines of Gossip Girl, the firm of In therapy, the works of the Louvre featured in the clip Apeshit by Jay Z & Beyoncé, the Parc Montsouris of Jacques Higelin, the metro station of Poinçonneur des Lilas by Serge Gainsbourg, the café in Paris Le Flore by Etienne Daho, the apartment ofAdèle Blanc-Sec, the lair of Olrik in Blake & Mortimer, the apartment of Arsene Lupin, the home of the Count of Monte Cristo, the address of The Malaussian Family, the police station of Maigret, the Fiat Lux agency of Nestor Burma, the bar of A Moveable Feast, the tavern of Three musketeers…

    Fantrippers' opinion
    Content quality

    Interest for fans

    Value for money