Sunbeat

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    Sunbeat

    Soleil Battant

    Directed by

    France

    2017

    95 min

    • French
    • Portuguese

    Drama

    For the holidays, Gabriel and Iris return to a family house in Portugal with their daughters Emma and Zoe, irresistible six-year-old twins. In the heart of a solar landscape, between bathing in the river and their kids’ laughter, the couple’s past resurfaces.

    Awards

    • Special Jury Prize - Tallinn Black Nights FF

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Ana Girardot
    Clément Roussier
    Océane Le Caoussin
    Screenplay
    Clara Laperrousaz
    Laura Laperrousaz
    Cinematography
    Vasco Viana
    Editing
    Nicolas Desmaison
    Music
    Giani Caserotto
    Production
    ALFAMA FILMS
    Production
    LEOPARDO FILMES
    Sales
    ALFAMA FILMS

    Press

    Clara and Laura Laperrousaz direct a promising and bittersweet debut feature film.

    Fabien Lemercier, Cineuropa

    Clara Laperrousaz

    Clara Laperrousaz

    France

    Clara Laperrousaz was born in Paris in 1980. She studied philosophy. The master (first class Honours) she wrote was on Nietzsche. She started to direct with her sister Laura video-art films, then short feature films. She wrote three plays for theatre. She has been selected at the Berlinale Talent Campus 2011.

    Selected Filmography

    Laura Laperrousaz

    Laura Laperrousaz

    France

    Laura Laperrousaz was born in Paris in 1983. She graduated from the National Fine Arts Academy of Paris in 2009. She started to direct with her sister Clara video-art films, then short feature films. She wrote a play for theatre.

    Selected Filmography