Amateur (1994)

Film details


In a New York coffee shop, Isabelle, an ex-nun trying to make a living from writing pornography, meets Thomas who is suffering from amnesia. It soon becomes apparent that Thomas's wife Sofia has attempted to kill him and that he is a vicious criminal who forced her into prostitution and the pornography industry. When the three meet up, Edward’s dubious past results in a crazed accountant and two hitmen intruding on their lives.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top