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The fifth season

La cinquieme saison (Belgium, Netherlands, France)

Directed by:
Peter Brosens, Jessica Woodworth
Cast:
Aurélia Poirier, Django Schrevens, Sam Louwyck, Gill Vancompernolle
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2013
Synopsis:

In a village, a mysterious calamity strikes: spring doesn't come. The cycle of nature seems to be interrupted. When the annual bonfire celebrating the end of winter fails to burn, the seeds don't grow and the cows refuse to give milk, panic mounts and the bonds between neighbours start to break: who is responsible?

Festivals
Venice 2012, Toronto 2012, Hamburg 2012, Valladolid 2012, Les Arcs 2012

Awards
Special Jury Award, FIPRESCI Award - Valladolid 2012, Best Actress - Les Arcs 2012
 

 

 

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