Luxembourg, 2007, 110 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: Belgium/Austria
Topics: Drama, Road Movie, Romance
Program: Awards Buzz
Language: French, Luxembourgish English Sub-Titles
Awards: Official Oscar Submission 2008, Best Foreign Language Film
A Luxembourg man's obsession with an Algerian woman leads to tragedy in this tightly structured story treating Westerners' misconceptions about the Arab world. Handsome young train conductor Georges becomes fascinated with passenger Yamina, and when she disappears, he is determined to find her at any cost.
DIRECTOR: Paul Kieffer
Producer: Claude Waringo
Editor: Thierry Faber
Screenwriter: Paul Kieffer, Philippe Blasband
Cinematographer: Jean-Louis Sonzogni
Music: Jeannot Sanavia
Principal Cast: Jules Werner, Sabrina Ouazani, Anne-Marie Solvi, Marco Lorenzini, Nargis Benamor
Filmography: Schacko Klak (1989), Die Reise das Land (1987)
Official Film Website
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