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Welcome to New York USA 2014 | 125 min | OV | Colour | FF 2014

Abel Ferrara

In his work, Abel Ferrara (*1952) journeys relentlessly into the human and social abyss. Among his best-known films are Bad Lieutenant (1992), Body Snatchers (1993) and The Funeral (1996).

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Mr. Devereaux (Gérard Depardieu) is a powerful man. Every day he deals with billions of dollars. The fate of whole nations is in his hands. Devereaux dreams of saving the world, yet cannot save himself. A man driven, a man lost. A man whose sexual hunger knows no bounds. When he is reported to the police by a chamber-maid, his fall from grace begins -- before the eyes of his wife (Jacqueline Bisset) and the world. Welcome to New York is a breakneck, provocative trip into the dark side of the financial aristocracy. Gérard Depardieu plays Devereaux uncompromisingly and with the full power of his unusual physical presence.
Orig. Title: Welcome to New York
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language:
Section: Caleidoscope
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Director: Abel Ferrara
Screenplay: Abel Ferrara, Chris Zois
Cast: Gérard Depardieu, Jacqueline Bisset, Marie Mouté, Pamela Afesi, Nikki James, Paul Calderon, Paul Hipp, Shanyn Leigh, Amy Ferguson
Producer: Adam Folk
Sprachfassung: OV
Music:
Director of Photography: Ken Kelsch
Production Design: Graham Wichman
Editor: Anthony Redman
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
Printsource:
German Distributor: Wild Bunch Germany
World Sales: Wild Bunch
Production: Wild Bunch; Forbes; Belladonna Productions
Contact: Wild Bunch: edevos@wildbunch.eu

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