L'Amant Double | France | 01 June
L'Amant Double, directed by François Ozon, was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or in the main competition section at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. Marine Vacth stars as Chloé, a young woman who falls in love with her psychoanalyst, Paul (Jérémie Renier). When they decide to move in together, everything seems perfect until a series of discoveries lead her to suspect that he may be living a double life. As she searches for the truth, Chloé’s investigations plunge her into a dark and bewildering world of smoke, mirrors and doppelgangers. The film was supported by Creative Europe's Automatic Distribution Funding scheme for its release in the Czech Republic and Poland.
Aus dem Nichts (In the Fade) | Germany | 22 June
Aus dem Nichts (In the Fade) directed by Fatih Akin won best foreign language feature at the Golden Globes while Diane Kruger’s performance won Best Actress award at Cannes Film Festival, 2017. Katja's (Diane Kruger) life falls apart when her husband Nuri and little son Rocco are killed in a bomb attack. The trial and reasons behind the killings push Katja to the edge and leave her wanting justice. The film was supported through Creative Europe’s Automatic Distribution funding scheme.
THE BREADWINNER | IRELAND | 24 MAY
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