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Facades

Facades

International Premiere

Synopsis

Director

When 40-year-old Alex pays a surprise visit to her parents, she discovers her mother has vanished like a thief in the night. Alex’s father, who is suffering from dementia, cannot or will not tell his daughter why. After moving back into the family home, Alex discovers, bit by bit, that her mother ran off because of a painful event from the past. The secret that father and daughter have kept safe for over 30 years now threatens to turn Alex’s own marriage upside down.

 

 

Nathalie Basteyns, Kaat Beels

Filmography

  • Nathalie Basteyns: Stil levend (doc, 2011)
  • Façades (Facades
  • 2017) Kaat Beels: Bruxelles mon amour (2001)
  • Swooni (Hotel Swooni, 2011)
  • Façades (Facades, 2017)

Schedule

18.11.2017
19:45 - 21:18
Tartu, 
Cinamon
Hall 5
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 021902
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21.11.2017
20:30 - 22:23
Tallinn, 
Coca-Cola Plaza
Hall 8
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 050504
Guests (2)
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Movie guests:  Director Kaat Beels, Director Nathalie Basteyns
30.11.2017
21:15 - 22:48
Tallinn, 
Kino Artis
Hall 1
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 141303
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Screenings with guests might end later than expected.

Programme

In Focus: Flanders

Film info

Country: Belgium
Year: 2017
Duration: 93 minutes
Language: Dutch
Directors: Nathalie Basteyns, Kaat Beels
Producers: Maurits Lemmens, Raf Uten
Writer: Jan Pepermans
DOP: Anton Mertens
Montage: Bert Jacobs
Composer:  Peter Baert
Cast: Natali Broods, Johan Leysen, Theo Maassen, Frieda Pittoors, Benjamin Verdonck
Production: deMENSEN
Festival: Ghent

Synopsis

Director

When 40-year-old Alex pays a surprise visit to her parents, she discovers her mother has vanished like a thief in the night. Alex’s father, who is suffering from dementia, cannot or will not tell his daughter why. After moving back into the family home, Alex discovers, bit by bit, that her mother ran off because of a painful event from the past. The secret that father and daughter have kept safe for over 30 years now threatens to turn Alex’s own marriage upside down.

 

 

Nathalie Basteyns, Kaat Beels

Filmography

  • Nathalie Basteyns: Stil levend (doc, 2011)
  • Façades (Facades
  • 2017) Kaat Beels: Bruxelles mon amour (2001)
  • Swooni (Hotel Swooni, 2011)
  • Façades (Facades, 2017)