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FRANCE | 105 minutes | 2017

Blindness becomes a trigger for emancipation. A debut film, carried by a promising young actress, that’s a breath of fresh air. Ava, 13, is gradually losing her sight. Her mood is somber. Juan, a young gypsy outcast, becomes an unexpected light at the end of the tunnel. For her first feature film, screened at Cannes during Critics’ Week, the French filmmaker delivers a dense, bracing summer tale about the urgency of living life while defying convention. Intriguing.

IN THE PRESENCE OF THE DIRECTOR
IN COMPETITION

Prix SACD Semaine de la critique - Festival de Cannes 2017

Programs

Thursday October 5, 2017

Program #18
18:30
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Friday October 6, 2017

Program #51
15:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 17

Léa Mysius

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distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Paul Guilhaume, Léa Mysius
  • Interpreter Tamara Cano, Laure Calamy, Noée Abita, Juan Cano

contact

  • Funfilm

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