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26.9. - 5.10.2019
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To the Ends of the World France 2018 | 103 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2018

Guillaume Nicloux

GUILLAUME NICLOUX (*1966) is one of France's most prolific and versatile directors. His last films were The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq (2014), Valley of Love (2015) and The End (2016). He also writes novels.

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This breathlessly paced French revenge drama makes the madness and brutality of war almost tangible. A grandiose performance from Gérard Depardieu as a writer. Indochina, 1945. The young French soldier Robert Tassen (Gaspar Ulliel) is the only survivor of a massacre in which his brother was also killed. Since then, Tassen can only think of one thing: revenge. Driven by fury, he pushes forward into the inhospitable depths of the jungle to find the perpetrators and punish them. But when Robert meets Maï, a young prostitute, and  the two grow close, he begins more and more to doubt his plan for ruthless revenge.
Orig. Title: Les Confins du Monde
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: French
Section: Voilà!
Director: Guillaume Nicloux
Screenplay: Guillaume Nicloux, Jerome Beaujour
Cast: Gaspard Ulliel, Guillaume Gouix, Lang-Khe Tran, Gerard Depardieu, Jonathan Couzinie
Producer: Sylvie Pialat,Benoit Quainon
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Shannon Wright
Camera: David Ungaro
Set Designer: Olivier Radot
Cutter: Guy Lecorne
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Format: dcp
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German Distributor:
World Sales: Orange Studio
Production: Les Films du Worso; Les Armateurs; Orange Studio; Scope Pictures; Rectangle Productions; Arena Films; Arches Films; Cinefeel 1; Same Player; Pan-Europeenne; Move Movie, Ce Qui Me Meut; Benji Films
contact: Guillaume Lustig, Orange Studio: guillaume.lustig@orange.com