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ALPS

Feature film, 93 minutes, 35mm

Written by Efthimis Filippou & Yorgos Lanthimos
Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos

 

A nurse, a paramedic, a gymnast and her coach have formed a service for hire.
They stand in for dead people by appointment, hired by the relatives, friends or colleagues of the deseassed.
The company is called Alps. Their leader, the paramedic, calls himself Mont Blanc.
Although Alps members operate under a discipline regime demanded by their leader, the nurse does not.

 


AWARDS AND SCREENINGS

Venice International Film Festival, Main Competition, September 2011
Osella for Best Screenplay
Toronto International FIlm Festival, Official Selection, September 2011
Reykjavik International Film Festival, Official Selection, September 2011
Vancouver International Film Festival, Official Selection, Canada, October 2011
Busan International Film Festival, Official Selection, Korea, October 2011
BFI London Film Festival, Official Selection, United Kingdom, October 2011
Bergen International Film Festival, Official Selection, Norway, October 2011
Viennale Film Festival, Official Selection, Austria, October 2011

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