Farewell to the Night(FCP 2019)
Muriel was grown up in Algeria, she breeds horses in France and runs an almond plantation with her business partner from the Maghreb. A confident woman, Muriel seems to enjoy a harmonious and fulfilled life. She receives a visit from her beloved grandson Alex, whom she raised after his mother died in an accident. He is on his way to Canada, where he allegedly has a job. However, Muriel discovers that Alex has other plans – and a much more dangerous destination.
Official Selection – Out of Competition, Berlin International Film Festival, 2019
Catherine Deneuve, Kacey Mottet Klein, Oulaya Amamra, Stephane Bak