LOST PERSONS AREA

By Caroline STRUBBE

MINDS MEET - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2008

Lost Persons Area is a story about people lost in the meanders of life.

    • Year of production
    • 2008
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • BELGIUM, NETHERLANDS, HUNGARY
    • Languages
    • FLEMISH, ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 110 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Caroline STRUBBE
    • Writer(s)
    • Caroline STRUBBE
    • Producer(s)
    • Tomas LEYERS (MINDS MEET), Patrick QUINET (ARTEMIS), René GOOSSENS (DE PRODUCTIE), Laszlo KANTOR (UJ BUDAPEST FILM)
    • Synopsis
    • Bettina and Marcus, a passionate couple, life in a canteen in the middle of a vast field with endless lines of pylons. Marcus, trying to set up his own business, works as a foreman in the maintenance of these power-lines. Bettina, bored and longing for a better life, runs the canteen for the workingmen. Their 9-years-old daughter Tessa, wanders the industrial area, looking for bits and pieces to occupy her mind, skipping school whenever she can. When Marcus hires a Hungarian engineer, Szabolcs, to become part of his company, their unconventional way of living takes a new turn. A tragic accident although will shatter everyone’s pursuit of happiness.
    • Partners & financing
    • Production funding by the VAF, Holland Film Fund, Rotterdam Film Fund, CFW Belgium, Hunagrian Filmfund, ARTE ZDF and National Lotery Belgium
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jul 01, 2008
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