13 December | 19:00h | Teatro Principal
France | 2018 | 98’ | Color | DCP | GALICIAN PREMIÈRE
Dirección/Direction: Virgil Vernier. Guión/Script: Virgil Vernier. Fotografía/Cinematography: Simon Roca, Tom Harari. Montaxe/Editing: Charlotte Cherici. Música/Music: James Ferarro. Son/Sound: Jean Collot, Olivier Vieillefond, Simon Apostolou . Intérpretes/Cast: Dewi Kunetz, Sandra Poitoux, Hugues Njiba-Mukuna, Bruck, Lilith Grasmug. Produción/Production: Amaury Ovise, Jean-Christophe Reymond. Produtora/Production Company: Kazak Productions.
Sophia Antipolis: a technopole on the French Riviera, a place where dreams should come true. But fear and despair lurk beneath the surface. Under a deceitful sun, five lives map out the haunting story of a young woman: Sophia.
Locarno Film Festival 2018 – Cineasti del Presente
San Sebastian International Film Festival 2018 – Zabaltegi Tabakalera
Viennale Film Festival 2018 – International Competition
Born in Paris in 1976, Virgil Vernier has directed a wide variety of films combining fiction, documentary and mythology. His first short films Karine (2001), L’Oiseau d’Or (2004) and Chroniques de 2005 (2004) talked about young people in Paris and its suburbs. His following works, such as Thermidor (2009), Pandore (2010), Orléans (2012) and Andorre (2013), were selected in many Film Festivals around the world. His first feature film, Mercuriales (2014), was selected in Cannes Film Festival (ACID).