MY TRAITOR, MY LOVE
Directed by Hélier Cisterne
Starring : Vincent Lacoste, Vicky Krieps, Maximilien Poullein, Meriem Medjkane
Cinematography : Hichame Alaouie
Music : Emile Sornin
Scénario : Katell Quillévéré et Hélier Cisterne d’après le roman homonyme de Joseph Andras
Editing : Thomas Marchand
Production : Justin Taurand (Les Films du Bélier)
1956. Algiers. 30-year-old Fernand Iveton is arrested at his factory, accused of planting a bomb there. On the other side of the city, now she has become the wife of a "traitor", Hélène's life is turned upside down. She refuses to leave Fernand to his fate. A story of love and commitment broken for reasons of State.
Hélier Cisterne studied philosphy before making a number of shorts, including Le Paradis perdu (2008), nominated for the Caesar Award, and nine episodes of the series Le Bureau des légendes. He was awarded the Louis Delluc Prize in 2013 for his first feature film, Vandal. My Traitor, My Love is his second feature film.
Vente internationale : Charades (Paris) www.charades.eu
Distribution France : Diaphana www.diaphana.fr