LE FIDELE

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Synopsis

When Gino meets racing driver Bénédicte, it's love at first sight. Passionate. Unconditional. Fiery. But Gino hides has a secret. The kind of secret that can endanger your life and the lives of those ones around you. Gino and Bénédicte will have to fight against fate, reason and their own weaknesses to save their love. 

Oscar®-nominated director Michaël R. Roskam's third feature film after 'Bullhead' (2011) and 'The Drop' (2014), Le Fidèle (international title: 'Racer and the jailbird') brings Matthias Schoenaerts and Adèle Exarchopoulos together in a dark romantic drama against the background of a typical Belgian crime scene.

Credits

Director: Michaël R. Roskam
Writers: Thomas Bidegain, Noé Debré, Michaël R. Roskam
With: Matthias Schoenaerts, Adèle Exarchopoulos
Cinematographer: Nicolas Karakatsanis
Production designer: Geert Paredis
Editor: Alain Dessauvage
Producer: Bart Van Langendonck - SAVAGE FILM (BE)
Co-producers: Peter Bouckaert - EYEWORKS (BE), Pierre-Ange Le Pogam - STONE ANGELS (FR), Maarten Swart - KAAP HOLLAND (NL), Bruno Felix & Femke Wolting - SUBMARINE (NL), Jean-Yves-Roubin - FRAKAS PRODUCTIONS (BE), RTBF
With the support of: Flanders Audiovisual Fund (VAF), The Creative Europe programme of the E.U., Netherlands Film Fund, VTM, Telenet STAP, VOO & BeTV, Centre du Cinéma et de l'Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, Wallimage, Eurimages, Belgian tax shelter for film financing
In association with: Wild Bunch, Pathé France, Kinepolis Film Distribution, Telenet STAP, Canal+, Orange
Genre: Amour noir
Release

Release date: October 4, 2017 (Belgium), November 1 (France), November 2 (The Netherlands)Trailer

 

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