• Competition
Director: Govinda Van Maele
  • Drama
  • Erotic Drama
  • Suspense
Asian Premiere
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©Les Films Fauves – Novak Prod – Bauer & Blum – ZDF/Arte - 2017
Schedule & Ticket
10/26 14:50- (107min)
  • Q&A
Guest (tentative): Q&A: Govinda Van Maele (Director/Screenplay)
Tickets ¥1500,
Student Tickets ¥1000
Student Tickets at the Door ¥500 Available from 0:00
EX Theater Roppongi
11/01 20:35- (107min)
  • Q&A
Q&A of Frederick Lau (Actor) has been cancelled. (Updated 10/19)
Guest (tentative): Q&A: Govinda Van Maele (Director/Screenplay), Gilles Chanial (Producer)
Tickets ¥1500,
Student Tickets ¥1000
Student Tickets at the Door ¥500 Available from 0:00
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A drifter appears in a village during the fall harvest. The locals accept him, but he has a secret, and he senses that they have a secret of their own. This erotic crime thriller takes a surprising turn.
Director Govinda Van Maele

Govinda Van Maele, born in 1983 in Luxembourg, learned his trade inside the industry. His short film Josh (2007) travelled extensively to festivals, won several awards and went on to be the first Luxembourgish short to be shown on Canal+.

Staff Director/Screenplay : Govinda Van Maele
Cinematographer : Narayan Van Maele
Editor : Stefan Stabenow
Producer : Gilles Chanial
Production Designer : Audrey Hernu
Sound : Thomas Grimm-Landsberg
Original Score : Mocke
Sound Editor/Re-recording Mixer : Philippe Charbonnel
Cast Frederick Lau
Vicky Krieps
Marco Lorenzini
Leo Folschette
Gérard Blaschette
Irina Blanaru
107min. Color Luxembourguish, German | 2017 Luxembourg/Germany/Belgium |
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