The Paradise Suite

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    The Paradise Suite

    Directed by

    Netherlands, Sweden, Bulgaria

    2015

    118 min

    • French
    • English
    • Bosnian
    • Bulgarian
    • Dutch
    • Serbian
    • Swedish

    Fiction

    Dutch submission for the Academy Awards

    The lives of six people from very different backgrounds intersect. By turns harrowing and hopeful, THE PARADISE SUIT is a group portrait of strivers, survivors, and those who seek to balance the scales of justice in whatever small way they can.

    Awards

    • Jury Prize for Best Actor (Isaka Sawadogo) & Ecumenical Jury Award - Tallinn Black Nights FF
    • Angela Award as Best Actress (Anjela Nedyalkova) - Subtitle European FF
    • Special Mention for Angela Nedyalkova - Sofia IFF

    Festivals

    Labels & Line Ups

    Credits

    Cast
    Anjela Nedyalkova
    Boris Isakovic
    Magnus Krepper
    Jasna Djuricic
    Issaka Sawadogo
    Erik Adelöw
    Screenplay
    Joost van Ginkel
    Cinematography
    Andréas Lennartson
    Editing
    Bob Soetekouw
    Teun Rietveld
    Wouter van Luijn
    Music
    Bram Meindersma
    Sales
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    Production
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    Press

    Joost van Ginkel

    Joost van Ginkel

    Netherlands

    Joost van Ginkel (1971, The Netherlands) produced his first short film SAND (2008) by himself. SAND was selected for the 2008 Venice Film Festival, won 13 international awards and was the Dutch submission for the Academy Award Best Live Action Short. His second short film KISS (2009) was selected for the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival. His first feature film, 170 HZ, was nominated for Best Actress and Best Sound Design and won the YouthMovieSquad Award and the Public’s Choice Award at the 2011 Netherlands Film Festival. His most recent feature, THE PARADISE SUIT, was selected at TIFF in 2014

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