24.9. - 3.10.2020

Eldorado Belgium, France 2008 | 85 min | OV | Colour | FF 2008

rated for 0 + years
In this road movie, car salesman Yvan (director Bouli Lanners himself) meets the young junkie Elie (Fabrice Adde) when the latter tries to break into his house. In tears, Elie confesses that he is totally broke. Yvan decides to bring the miserable wretch home to his parents on the French border – and simultaneously escape his dull everyday life. Wide open landscapes in drizzly rain, guitar chords that sound like soft breathing and two very original actors: no wonder the film won three awards in Cannes.
Orig. Title: Eldorado
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: French
Director: Bouli Lanners
Screenplay: Bouli Lanners
Cast: Bouli Lanners, Fabrice Adde, Francoise Chichery
Producer: Jaques-Henri Bronckart
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Renaud Mayeur, An Pierle, Koen Gisen
Director of Photography: Jean-Paul de Zaeytijd
Production Design: Paul Rouschop
Editor: Ewin Rackaert
Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor: Kool Filmdistribution
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Production: Versus Production; Lazennec & Associés


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