INCENDIES

By Denis VILLENEUVE

MICRO_SCOPE - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2010

A mother’s last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots.

Festivals
& Awards

Abu Dhabi FF 2010
Narrative Feature Competition Best Actress
    • Year of production
    • 2010
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • CANADA, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH, ARABIC
    • Budget
    • 5 - 10 M$
    • Duration
    • 130 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Denis VILLENEUVE
    • Writer(s)
    • Denis VILLENEUVE
    • Producer(s)
    • Luc DÉRY (micro_scope), Kim MCCRAW (micro_scope), Miléna POYLO (TS Productions), Gilles SACUTO (TS Productions), Anthony DONCQUE (TS Productions), Phoebe GREENBERG (Phi Group), Penny MANCUSO (Phi Group)
    • Synopsis
    • A mother’s last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad’s acclaimed stageplay, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults’ voyage to the core of deep-rooted hatred, never-ending wars and enduring love.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • May 01, 2009
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