L'escale

  • 18'
  • France
  • 2007
A mother waits with her two young children in a restaurant by the sea for her order. The children quarrel and play, the mother looks tired and absent. Acted with beautiful naturalness (an actress with her own children). A penetrating family drama about loss and emptiness.



Director
Shalimar Preuss
Country of production
France
Production Year
2007
Festival Edition
IFFR 2008
Length
18'
Medium
Betacam SP
International title
Fade Far Away
Language
French
Producers
Eric Salemi, Catherine Droubaix-Guyot, Frederic Papon
Production Companies
Blank Films, CRRAV, Le Fresnoy
Sales
Blank Films
Screenplay
Shalimar Preuss
Sound Design
Frédéric Théry