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Eastern Boys / Eastern Boys

Robin Campillo Director: Robin Campillo
Cast list: Olivier Rabourdin, Kirill Emelyanov, Daniil Vorobyov, Edéa Darcque, Camila Chakirova, Beka Markozashvili, Bislan Yakhiaev, Mohamed Doukouzov, Aitor Bourgade
Screenplay: Robin Campillo
Director of Photography: Jeanne Lapoirie
Editor: Robin Campillo
Music: Arnaud Rebotini
Producer: Hugues Charbonneau, Marie-Ange Luciani
Distribution: Films Distribution
Rights: Films Distribution
Country: France
Year: 2013
Running time: 128
Presentation format: 2k digital
Language: English, French, Russian
Subtitles: Czech, English
Movie synopsis: Lonely middle-aged businessman Daniel approaches a young Ukrainian hustler, Marek, at a Parisian train station and naively gives him the address to his apartment. Their date does not go as expected when a gang of young East-Europeans turns up, invades Daniel’s home and strips it bare of all valuables and furniture. Daniel is left traumatized, but a few days later, shy Marek arrives to fulfill his sexual promise. And thus their fragile, secret romance begins. Robin Campillo’s thought-provoking feature is a well-paced study of gay male sexuality and desire, set against the backdrop of current immigration issues of modern day France.
Awards and Nominations: Venice IFF (2013) - Best Film (Horizons Award)
 

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with support of
l’Institut français de Prague
l’Institut français de Prague
Screenings
21.03.2014 / 22:30 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 4, Duhový sál     buy ticket
22.03.2014 / 20:00 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 4, Duhový sál     buy ticket
23.03.2014 / 17:30 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 4, Duhový sál     buy ticket
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