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Octobre

A Short film by Abderrahmane Sissako

Production year : 1993

    Synopsis

    Idrissa takes leave of Moscow and Ira, who has come to say goodbye at this final encounter between two lovers. And once again, right till the end, their neighbors are also there to witness the goodbyes taking place at the lovers’ house deep in the heart of Moscow. These neighbors lurk in front of the door of the detested lovers on the last night in October, an endless night of impossible love.

    Actors (2)

    Production and distribution

    Co-production :

    Arte France Cinéma

    Full credits (5)

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Abderrahmane Sissako

    Sound recordist :

    Larissa Choutova

    Sound Editor :

    Éric Carlier

    Director of Photography :

    Gheorghy Rerberg

    Editor :

    Galina Galouchkina

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Production language :

    Russian

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1993

    Runtime :

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Cannes International Film Festival - 1993

    Cannes International Film Festival (France, 1993)

    Selection

    Un Certain Regard