2015, France, 110’, Color, French-Tamil
Director: Jacques Audiard
Cast: Antonythasan Jesuthasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby, Vincent Rottiers, Marc Zinga
2015 Cannes Film Festival Palme d’Or
Can three strangers become a family, in this Palme d’Or winner?
One of the world’s most influential, DHEEPAN is the latest film from “Rust and Bone,” “The Beat That My Heart Skipped” and “A Prophet” director Jacques Audiard.
To escape the civil war in Sri Lanka, a former soldier, a young woman and a little girl pose as a family. They end up settling in a housing project outside Paris. They barely know one another, but try to build a life together.