As a first hypnotic exercise, Simon recalls where he put some car keys.
Elizabeth exposes the gang's plan to have her hypnotize him, and demands partnership.
When a gang attacks during an auction, Simon follows the house emergency protocol by packaging the painting.
The gang's leader Franck (Cassel) then takes the package from him at gunpoint.
While searching for Elizabeth, Simon finds Franck in her apartment.
Nate and his associates intercept Elizabeth and bring her there.
They collect the red car and drive it to a safe warehouse.
Nate, a gang member, sees them together and warns Simon, who confronts Elizabeth with it.
She responds by touching his erotic mindspot, related to Goya's Nude Maja.
Distracted by a phone text message, while crossing the road, he was hit by a red car. Simon, in a kind of memory fugue, believed the woman was Elizabeth, recalling that she had made him forget her.
The gang tries violently to force Simon to remember where he put the painting, and that ends the hypnotic episode.