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Dheepan

  • France / 2015 / 109min / DCP / Colour
  • Original Title : Dheepan
  • Language : Tamil, French, English
  • Genre : Crime, Drama
  • Director : Jacques Audiard
  • Screenwriter : Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain, Noe Debre
  • Cinematographer : Eponine Momenceau
  • Editor : Juliette Welfling
  • Cast : Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby

Synopsis

To escape the civil war in Sri Lanka, a former soldier, a young woman and a little girl pose as a family. They end up settling in a housing project outside Paris. They barely know one another, but try to build a life together – as the threat of escalating gang violence looms over their lives.

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