Orphan

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France | 2016 | 111 minutes | Arnaud des Pallieres

October 1, 2017

A powerhouse cast - including Gemma Arterton (Gemma Bovary), and Adèle Exarchopoulos (Blue is the Warmest Color) - unite in this compelling drama about an enigmatic woman's struggles to move beyond her past. Using four different actresses to portray her, director Arnaud des Pallières reveals the roots of the isolation that drive her desperate quest for real freedom.

Screening as part of French Cinema Now.

  • Original Language Title: Orpheline
  • Director: Arnaud des Pallieres
  • Principal Cast: Adèle Haenel, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Gemma Arterton
  • Premiere Status: US
  • Country: France
  • Year: 2016
  • Running Time: 111 minutes
  • Producer: Michel Klein, Serge Lalou
  • Screenplay: Christelle Berthevas, Arnaud des Pallières
  • Cinematographers: Yves Cape
  • Editors: Arnaud des Pallières, Guillaume Lauras, Emilie Orsini
  • Filmography: Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas (2013); Poussières d'Amérique (2011); Parc (2008)
  • Language: French
  • Has Subtitles: Yes

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