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The day of the audition arrives, and Charlotte and Artus — unbeknownst to one another — sit in the auditorium to listen.Machine begins to play a piece by Mendelssohn, but there is a disturbance from behind the wall at the back of the stage.On her first night, she hears strange noises and a picture on her wall begins to move.Fearing a supernatural presence, she flees to Evguenie's house.The man nicknames her 'Machine' ('Whosit') and the woman nicknames him 'Machin' ('Whatsit').They become fond of one another but decide that they should never meet face-to-face.
She returns to her flat the next day and realises that the noises are caused by her neighbour — a quiet and reclusive man (Clovis Cornillac), who barely ventures outside and whose only friend is the slovenly, kind Artus (Philippe Duquesne).He says that her playing lacks emotion, encourages her to let go of her self-consciousness, and to play the piece with real feeling.She follows his instructions, and the two become friends, talking to one another from either side of the wall.It is revealed that Machin was listening from behind the wall, but he has been discovered by an employee, causing the commotion.The judges, unimpressed by her wooden performance, do not want to give her a chance to start again. After the performance, Artus and Charlotte realise the other's identities and are immediately attracted to one another. Angered by his continued negativity, Machine head-butts him.