HUMANITY

MATERIALS

BRUNO DUMONT

1999 || France || 148 mins || 35mm || Color || in French || Feature

WORLD SALES

Celluloid Dreams (Paris)

FESTIVALS / AWARDS

CANNES 1999 - Winner - Grand Jury Prize, Best Actor (Emmanuel Schotté), Best Actress (Séverine Caneele)
EFA 1999 - Nomination - Best Cinematography

SYNOPSIS

When an 11-year-old girl is brutally raped and murdered in a quiet northern French village, a police detective who has forgotten how to feel emotions -- because of the death of his own family in some kind of accident -- investigates the crime, which turns out to reveal more questions than answers ... From the director of THE LIFE OF JESUS.

CAST

Emmanuel Schotté, Séverine Caneele, Philippe Tullier