A white French family outlawed in its home and attempting to save its coffee plantation connects with a black hero also embroiled in the tumult. All try to survive as racial hierarchies are overturned and the world they know rapidly crumbles around them.
Original dialogue: French
Directed by: Claire Denis
Starring: Isabelle Huppert, Isaach de Bankolé, Christophe Lambert, Nicolas Duvauchelle
Running time: 102 min
Awards & Screenings:
Nominated Golden Lion – Venice IFF 2009
Masters – Toronto IFF 2009
Panorama – Rio de Janeiro IFF 2009
Wednesday 4 December, 6.30pm at Galaxy Cinema, 67 Abd El Aziz Al Saud St., El Manial
Thursday 5 December, 3,30pm at City Stars Cinema, Omar Ibn El-Khattab Street, Nasr City
Complete programme of Panorama of the European Film
All data provided by Misr International Films - Youssef Chahine.