9 mm

A film by Taylan Barman

SYNOPSIS

Behind a door at the end of a hallway, the sound of a gunshot is beard. Is it murder? Suicide? Or was it an accident? Following each of the three protagonists during what seems Iike an ordinary day in their life, the events leading to this fatal conclusion will be revealed. Like every morning, Nadine, the mother, gets ready to do her job as an officer of the narcotics brigade. Roger, the father, who is suffering from depression after an accident, spends most of his time at home in the company of his bottle. Laurent, the son, should go to school, but he prefers to spend the day in the company of his neighbourhood friends.

 

A  Belgo-french coproduction SAGA FILM – DOLCE VITA FILMS in coproduction with Media Invest, Meteore Films, RTBF in association with Motion Investment Group with support from the Centre du Cinéma de la Communauté Française de Belgique et des Télédistributeurs Wallons, the Vlaams Audiovisueel Fonds and  CRRAV- Nord-Pas-de-Calais in association with the Centre National du Cinéma et de l’Image Animée and the participation from CinéCinéma.

FESTIVALS AND PRIZES

  • 46th edition Gijon International Film Festival (Novembre 2008)
  • International Film Festival Tübingen-Stuttgart (Novembre 2008)
  • 32. Mostra Internacional de Cinema em Sao Paulo section « new filmmakers competition »
  • 9ème Arras International Film Festival
  • Newport International Film Festival 2008
  • 27th Fajr Film Festival
  • Bergamo Film Meeting
  • 16th Titanic International Film Festival Budapest
  • XXVII International Film Festival of Uruguay
  • 42nd Worldfest Houston 2009
  • Exposed Film Festival Cologne 2009
  • Lille Independant International Film Festival 2009

PRIZES

  • Newport International Film Festival (Decembre 2008)

BEST ACTRESS : Anne Coesens

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY : Renaat Lambeets

  • 27th Fajr Film Festival (Iran February 2009) :

CRYSTAL SIMORGH PRIZE FOR BEST SCRIPT

  • XXVII International Film Festival of Uruguay (April 2009)

MEJOR PELICULA DEL FESTIVAL (Jurado Fipresci Uruguay)

  • 42nd Worldfest Houston (USA : April 2009) :

GOLDEN REMY AWARD FOR BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM


 

 

 

Cast & Crew

  • Script: Taylan BARMAN / Kenan GORGÜN
  • Director of photography: Renaat LAMBEETS
  • Sound operator: Mathias LEONE
  • Production designer: Frédéric DELRUE
  • Editor: Damien KEYEUX
  • Mixer: David GILLAIN
  • Original score: Vincent D’HONDT
  • Producers: Hubert TOINT et Marc IRMER
  • Cast: Morgan MARINNE

Anne COESENS
Serge RIABOUKINE

Duration: 90 minutes

Shooting format: S16mm

Screening Format: 35mm 1:1,85 – DCP

 

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