26.9. - 5.10.2019

Corporate France 2017 | 95 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2017

Nicolas Silhol

NICOLAS SILHOL (*1976) studied at the La Fémis film school in Paris and made several successful shorts before Corporate, his feature debut, which is based in part on the experiences of his father who works as a personnel consultant.

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Emilie is an HR manager and the soulless, smiling embodiment of neo-liberal profit maximisation ideology. She gets rid of "unviable" employees by means of an ingenious combination of humiliation and untenable expectations which the staff cannot counter. This system works fine until one day one of the victims isn't satisfied with just cursing her out, but confronts Emilie with the consequences of her behaviour in the most radical fashion. Suddenly, the company's personnel policy is the subject of an investigation and Emilie herself becomes a corporate risk.
Orig. Title: Corporate
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: French
Section: Veto!
Director: Nicolas Silhol
Screenplay: Nicolas Silhol, Nicolas Fleureau
Cast: Céline Sallette, Lambert Wilson, Stéphane De Groodt, Violaine Fumeau, Alice De Lencquesaing
Producer: Jean-Christophe Reymond
Sprachfassung: OV with English subtitles
Music: Mike Kourtzer, Fabien Kourtzer, Alexandre Saada
Camera: Nicolas Gaurin
Set Designer: Sidney Dubois
Cutter: Florence Bresson
Format: dcp
German Distributor:
World Sales: Indie Sales
Production: Kazak Productions
contact: Martin Gondre, Indie Sales: