VIENNA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: OCTOBER 25 – NOVEMBER 8, 2018

FOLIE ALMAYER

V' 11

LA FOLIE ALMAYER

Almayer's Folly

Chantal Akerman
Belgien/Frankreich, 2011
Fiction, 127min,

LA FOLIE ALMAYER

Chantal Akerman
Belgien/Frankreich, 2011
Fiction, 127min,

Actors: 
Stanislas Merhar
Almayer
Aurora Marion
Nina
Marc Barbé
Captain Lingard
Zac Andrianasolo
Daïn
Sakhna Oum
Zahira
Solida Chan
Chen
Screenplay: 
Chantal Akerman nach «Almayer’s Folly: A story of an Eastern River» (1895) von Joseph Conrad
Sound: 
Pierre Mertens
Cécile Chagnaud
Thomas Gauder
Camera: 
Rémon Fromont
Editor: 
Claire Atherton
Decoration: 
Patrick Dechesne
Alain-Pascal Housiaux
Costume: 
Catherine Marchand

Production: 
Artémis Productions, Liaison Cinématographique, Paradise Films
World Sales: 
Doc & Film International
Format: 
35 mm
Color

L]]>La Folie Almayer]]> is a film directed by Chantal Akerman, starring Stanislas Merhar, Aurora Marion and Marc Barbé. It is an adaptation of Joseph Conrad's 1895 debut novel Almayer's Folly, and tells the story of a Dutchman searching for pirate treasure in Malaysia. The setting has been relocated to 1950s. The film is a coproduction between companies in France and Belgium.