PÖFF : 2021 : BNFF

Playground

Local title
Mänguväljak
Title in Russian
Мир
Original title
Un Monde
Director
Laura Wandel
Country
Belgium
Year
2021
Festival
21st Youth and Children's Film Festival, 25th Black Nights Film Festival
Programme
Screen International Critics' Choice, Youth Competition, Discovery Showcase, Children's Rights Programme
Genre
drama

Belgium. Nowadays.

7-year-old Nora and her big brother Abel are back to school. When Nora witnesses Abel being bullied by other kids, she rushes to protect him by warning their father. But Abel forces her to remain silent. Caught in a conflict of loyalty, Nora will ultimately try to find her place, torn between children’s and adult’s worlds.

The film is suitable for over 10 year olds.

Director
Laura Wandel
Screenwriter
Laura Wandel
Cast
Maya Vanderbeque, Günter Duret, Karim Leklou
DoP
Frédéric Noirhomme
Production
Dragons Films, Lunanime
World sales
Indie Sales
Runtime
Language
French
Subtitles
Russian, Estonian
Other festivals
San Sebastian, London, Cannes
Director
Laura Wandel

Laura Wandel (Brüssel, 1984) õppis filmindust Institut des Arts de Diffusionis (IAD) ehk Meediakunsti Instituudis. Seal filmis ta oma esimese lühifilmi "Seinad" ("Murs"/"Walls", 2007), mis valiti mitmetele festivalidele üle maailma, millele järgnesid "O Negatiivne" ("O Négatif", 2011) ja "Võõrkehad" ("Les corps étrangers"/"Foreign Bodies", 2014), Cannes'i filmifestivali võistlusfilm. Tema esimest täispikka mängufilmi "Mänguväljak" ("Un monde"/"Playground", 2021) näidati Un Certain Regardi programmis prantsuse võistluses, kus see võitis FIPRESCI auhinna.

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Screenings

Hall Electric Cinema
Screening082202 / Mänguväljak
SubtitlesEstonian, Russian
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Hall 4 Apollo Kino Solaris
Screening091302 / Mänguväljak
SubtitlesEstonian, Russian
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Hall 3 Apollo Kino Solaris
Screening111204 / Mänguväljak
SubtitlesEstonian, Russian
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Hall 3 Apollo Kino Solaris
Screening141204 / Mänguväljak
SubtitlesEstonian, Russian
Q&A guestsLaura Wandel - Director
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Hall 7 Coca-Cola Plaza
Screening170503 / Just Filmi Grand Prix: Mänguväljak
SubtitlesEstonian, Russian
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Trailer