Cannes Film Festival 2019
Based on a true story.
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Lillian, an emigrant stranded in New York City, decides to walk back to her native Russia. She resolutely starts out on the long journey. A road movie straight across the USA into the freezing temperatures of Alaska. The chronicle of a slow disappearance.
Cast Patrycja Planik
Crew Director & Screenwriter: Andreas Horvath
Production company: Ulrich Seidl Film Produktion GmbH
Producer: Ulrich Seidl
Cinematographers: Andreas Horvath, Sonja Aufderklamm
Editors: Michael Palm, Andreas Horvath
Production Manager: Louis Oellerer
Composer: Andreas Horvath,
Sound Design: Emanuel Friedrich avd
Costume Designer: Tanja Hausner
Original Title Lillian
Genre Drama, road movie, true story
Length 128 mins
Format DCP | Colour | 5.1
Cannes Film Festival 2019 (Directors' Fortnight)/... more to be announced !
"A fascinating walk through a mysterious land." The Hollywood Reporter (Full Review)
"The Cannes Directors’ Fortnight has unearthed an absolute gem this year. Andreas Horvath’s Lillian [+] is a road movie across America, which serves up a history lesson on Native Americans, a state-of-the-nation assessment on rural living and an otherworldly thriller with an environmental undertone." Cineuropa (Full Review)