Celluloid Dreams The Directors Label


4 star review “A Tamil refugee encounters a drug gang on a Paris-suburb housing estate. The latest from Jacques Audiard (A Prophet) won the Palme d’Or at Cannes.” – HEAT

4 star review “A Prophet director Jacques Audiard won the biggest prize at the Cannes Film Festival last year with this passionate and sensitive immigrant story.” – TIME OUT UK

“Last year’s Cannes Film Festival Palme D’Or winner is the gripping story of Sri Lankan immigrants living outside Paris. An involving tale and a cultural eye-opener.” – METRO UK

“Anthonythasan Jesuthasan, in real life an ex-Tamil fighter himself who has since turned novelist and political activist, gives a remarkable, Jean Gabin-like performance.” – INDEPENDENT

4 stars “Once word spreads that this mostly Paris-set drama is a knock-out, it’s got the potential to become a crossover hit” – EVENING STANDARD

“Captivating storytelling with an irresistible human pulse” SCREEN DAILY

“The most compassionate and humanistic film Audiard’s made to date” THE PLAYLIST

“An immensely powerful work” THE GUARDIAN

English Press