Playground
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    Playground

    Un monde

    Directed by

    Belgium

    2021

    73 min

    • French

    Drama

    Scope Expanded - Staff Picks

    7-year-old Nora and her big brother Abel are back to school. When Nora witnesses Abel being bullied by other kids, she rushes to protect him by warning their father. But Abel forces her to remain silent. Caught in a conflict of loyalty, Nora will ultimately try to find her place, torn between children's and adult's worlds.

    Awards

    • FIPRESCI Prize, Un Certain Regard - Cannes FF
    • Special Jury Mention, Promoting Gender Equality - Sarajevo FF

    Festivals

    Labels & Line Ups

    Credits

    Screenplay
    Laura Wandel
    Cinematography
    Frédéric Noirhomme
    Editing
    Nicolas Rumpl
    Sales
    INDIE SALES
    Production
    DRAGONS FILMS

    Press

    A sit-up-and-take-notice blend of outstandingly natural performances enhanced by spot-on cinematic choices.

    Screen Daily

    Laura Wandel

    Laura Wandel

    Belgium

    After her studies in directing at the IAD, Laura Wandel accompanied her graduation film to various festivals around the world and worked as an assistant, stage manager, costume designer and casting assistant. Her latest work is the movie PLAYGROUND (2021).