24.9. - 3.10.2020

We are the Others Canada 2017 | 109 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2018

Jean-François Asselin

JEAN-FRANÇOIS ASSELIN (*1974) has realized several successful Canadian TV series. We Are the Others is his debut feature film.

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How much are we prepared to sacrifice to please others? This Canadian psychodrama is a gripping story about identity and self-abandonment. Star architect Alexandre has suddenly disappeared. Myriam, his life and business partner, is faced with a riddle – has her man left her or has something happened to him? The loss endangers her whole existence. Upcoming architect Frederic senses a career opportunity: so as not to jeopardize a  prestige project, he is to take on Alexandre's persona, with business continuing apparently as usual. What begins as a fascinating game with a new Me, is in increasing danger of destroying Frederic's own identity.

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Orig. Title: Nous sommes les autres
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: French
Section: Voilà!
Director: Jean-François Asselin
Screenplay: Jean-François Asselin, Jacques Drolet
Cast: Émile Proulx-Cloutier, Pascale Bussières, Jean-Michel Anctil, Valérie Blais, James Hyndman
Producer: Pierre Even
Sprachfassung: OV with English subtitles
Music: Mathieu Vanasse
Director of Photography: Mathieu Laverdière
Production Design: Jean-Marc Renaud
Editor: Simon Sauvé
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Format: dcp
German Distributor:
World Sales: Item 7 International
Production: Item 7
Contact: Hager Namly, Item 7:


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