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The Resource Illegal, a film by Olivier Masset-Depasse, (DVD)

Illegal, a film by Olivier Masset-Depasse, (DVD)

Label
Illegal
Title
Illegal
Statement of responsibility
a film by Olivier Masset-Depasse
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tania is a former teacher from Russia, living illegally in Belgium with her 14-year-old son, Ivan. One day, they are stopped on the street for a routine check by the police; Tania is arrested and placed in an immigration detention center for women, while Ivan manages to escape. Threatened with imminent deportation and fearful for Ivan's fate, Tania embarks on a harrowing journey, determined to preserve her dignity and find her son. Short film : Rita. Rita, who is blind, shelters a boy after he suddenly breaks into her home. This enigmatic event allows Rita a brief moment of freedom
Related
Awards note
Winner: Scad Prize Director's Fortnight, Cannes Film Festival 2010; Best Director, Warsaw Film Festival.
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written and directed by Olivier Masset-Depasse
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In French and Russian with English subtitles. Closed-captioned. Short movie language, Italian
PerformerNote
Anne Coesens, Essé Lawson, Gabriela Perez
Runtime
95
Series statement
Film Movement series
Series volume
year 9, film 1
Technique
live action
Illegal, a film by Olivier Masset-Depasse, (DVD)

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