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Feature Film | 2010-2011 | Drama | France, Germany, Poland

Brief synopsis

Anne, a well-off, Paris-based mother of two and investigative journalist for ELLE, is writing an article about student prostitution. Her meetings with two fiercely independent young women, Alicja and Charlotte, are profound and unsettling, moving her to question her most intimate convictions about money, family and sex.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Juliette BinocheAnne [L]Christin Marquitan
Anaïs DemoustierCharlotte [L]Kirstin Hesse
Joanna KuligAlicja [L]Anna Ewelina
Louis-Do de LencquesaingPatrick [SR]Gregor Höppner
Krystina JandaAlicja's mother [SR]
Andrzej ChyraThe sadistic client [SR]Maximilian Hilbrand
Ali MarhyarSaïd [SR]
Jean-Marie BinocheAnne's father [SR]
François CivilFlorent [SR]
Pablo BeugnetStéphane [SR]
Valérie DrévilleCharlotte's mother [SR]
Jean-Louis Coulloc'hCharlotte's father [SR]
Arthur MonciaThomas [SR]
Scali DelpeyratCharles [SR]
Laurence RagonColette [SR]
Alain LiboltColette's husband [SR]
Swann ArlaudThe young client [SR]
Nicolas LayaniThe guitar client [SR]
Laurent JumeaucourtThe beauty mark client [SR]
José FumanalThe crying client [SR]
Martine VandevilleThe university secretary [SR]
Jenny BellayThe retired neighbour [SR]
Tom HeninFlorent's friend [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Production accountantClaudia Coreen KaiserC. C. Kaiser geb. Wolfs
Assistant production accountantSarah Beyer
1st ADNicolas Cambois
ColoristYvonne Tran
Director of photographyMichał Englert
2nd unit dopDiane Guyot-Donahue
Casting directorAurélie Guichard
Costume designerKatarzyna Lewińska
DirectorMałgorzata Szumowska
EditorFrançoise Tourmen
EditorJacek Drosio
Additional electricianJoris Bölt
ProducerMarianne Slot
Co-producerAgnieszka Kurzydło
Co-producerMałgorzata Szumowska
Co-producerReinhold Elschot
Co-producerBettina Brokemper
Co-producerPeter Aalbæk Jensen
Co-producerDaniel Blum
Co-producerBeata Ryczkowska
Co-producerPeter Garde
Service producerBettina Brokemper
Production designerPauline Bourdon
Art directorKatja Schlömer
Assistant art directorDaniel KolarovDreh NRW
Assistant to propmaster /- buyerKarsten Peter
Location scoutRüdiger JordanNRW
Location scoutMarkus ZimmerNRW
Property driverKarsten Peter
Line producerOlivier Guerbois
Line producerJohannes Rexin
Production managerRüdiger JordanDreh NRW
Post production supervisorNiko Remus
Production coordinatorEmma Lietz
Post production assistantEmma Lietz
Unit managerLaura Einmahldeutscher Teil
Unit managerBenoît Baverel
Set manager/ floor managerDorothee LeuckDeutschland
Assistant location managerFranz Runge
Assistant set/floor managerSven Rosenkranz4DT Set-AL
Production driverErik MertenDreh NRW
Production driverTim GroßkurthPersonal Driver Juliette Binoche
ScreenwriterTine Byrckel
ScreenwriterMałgorzata Szumowska
Script translatorMax Limper
Production sound mixerAndré Rigaut
Caterer (assistance on set)Ruth Küppers

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Haut et Court [fr]France (theatrical)
Memento Films [fr]International Sales

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Extras/Bit PlayerAgentur Eick, Eick & Weber GbRKomparserie NRW
Production ServicesDinner for Tour - Ruth KüppersVollcatering NRW
Production ServicesFilmobilMasken- / Garderobenmobil
Transportation, Travel and AccomodationUpper Level Travel GmbHAP:Michael Naguib

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Małgorzata Szumowska2012Internationale Filmfestspiele BerlinPanoramaNominated

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 29/03/2012
Theatre releasePolandFriday, 17/02/2012
Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 01/02/2012