Les Murs porteurs
France, 2007, 92 Minute Running Time
Topics: Drama, Jewish Interest
Program: World Cinema Now
Language: French English Sub-Titles
Empty-nest syndrome packs a double whammy for Judith. Just as her son is ready to head off on his own, her Holocaust-survivor mother begins slipping into Alzheimer's. This incisive and tender first feature follows three generations of Parisian Jews as they come to grips with change — and the cycles of life.
DIRECTOR: Cyril Gelblat
Producer: Caroline Adrian, Antoine Rein, Ruth Waldburger, Christoph Hahnheiser
Editor: Emmanuelle Castro, Nathalie Huber, Thomas Marchand
Screenwriter: Cyril Gelblat
Cinematographer: Jean- Marc Fabre
Principal Cast: Miou-Miou, Charles Berling, Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Shulamit Adar
Filmography: Debut Feature
Print Source: Media Luna
French Embassy: LA Film & TV Office, TV5 Monde
Official Film Website
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