La Jeune fille sans mains / The Girl Without Hands
Sébastien LaudenbachFrance / 2016 / 76' 0''
Tuesday, 06. 06.,
Kinoteka, 20:00 h
Friday, 09. 06.,
Europa Cinema, 15:30 h
In hard times, a miller sells his daughter to the Devil. Protected by her purity, she escapes, but is deprived of her hands. Walking away from her family, she encounters the goddess of water, a gentle gardener and a prince in his castle. A long journey towards the light...
Sébastien Laudenbach competed in the most prestigious festivals with his films: Journal (1998, Youth Award in Clermont-Ferrand), Des Calins dans les cuisines (2004, pre-selection Césars 2005), Regarder Oana (2009, Selections Annecy, Clermont-Ferrand), Vasco (2010, Critics’ Week Cannes 2010, pre-selection Césars 2012) and Daphné ou La Belle Plante co-directed with Sylvain Derosne (2015 Prix Emile Reynaud). The Girl Without Hands is his first feature film, adapted from the short story by the Brothers Grimm.
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categoriesGRAND COMPETITION FEATURE FILM