35 Rhums

35 Shots of Rum

(France/Germany, 2008, 102 minutes)

A widowed tube driver and his college student daughter lead a quiet, happy life but start chafing at its limits. Moody, endearing slice-of-life melodrama where nothing much seems to happen, but a lot actually takes place.

A Wild Bunch (in France)/Elle Driver (int'l) release. Soudaine Compagnie presents a Soudaine Compagnie/ARTE France Cinéma/Pandora Film Produktion production, in association with WDR/ARTE, Cofinova 4 and Soficinéma 4; with the participation of Canal Plus, TPS Star, Centre National de la Cinématographie and Filmförderungsanstalt; supported by Eurimages, Région Île-de-France and Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein. Starring Alex Descas, Mati Diop, Nicole Dogué, Grégoire Colin, Julieth Mars, Adèle Ado, Jean-Christophe Folly; guest starring Ingrid Caven. Directed by Claire Denis; produced by Bruno Pésery, Karl Baumgartner, Christoph Friedel, Claudia Steffen; written by Claire Denis and Jean-Pol Fargeau; music by Tindersticks; director of photography (Eclair), Agnès Godard; production designer, Arnaud de Moleron; costume designer, Judy Shrewsbury; film editor, Guy Lecorne. 


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