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The Past - © Carole Bethuel

The Past

A Feature film by Asghar Farhadi

Produced by Memento Films Production

Release in France : 17/05/2013

    Synopsis

    After four years separation, Ahmad arrives in Paris from Teheran. He has been asked to come by Marie, his French wife, so that they can proceed with their divorce. During his brief stay in the city, Ahmad witnesses the conflictual relationship between Marie and daughter, Lucie. His efforts to make the relationship better will reveal a past secret.

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    31/05/2013

    The Past

    Actors (9)

    Production and distribution (5)

    Executive Producer :

    Memento Films Production

    Foreign production company :

    Bim Distribuzione

    French distribution :

    Memento Films distribution

    Co-production :

    France 3 Cinéma

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Memento Films International

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    International releases (53)

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    Photos (13)

    Full credits (17)

    Assistant director :

    Myriam Naraghi

    Line producer :

    Alexa Rivero

    Director of Photography :

    Mahmoud Kalari

    Production Manager :

    Frédéric Sauvagnac

    Editor :

    Juliette Welfling

    Continuity supervisor :

    Sylvie Koechlin

    Music Composers :

    Evgueni Galperine, Youli Galperine

    Costume designer :

    Jean-Daniel Vuillermoz

    Location manager :

    Marie-Hélène Labret

    Producer :

    Alexandre Mallet-Guy

    Screenwriter :

    Asghar Farhadi

    Sound recordists :

    Dana Farzanehpour, Thomas Desjonquères, Bruno Tarrière

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Vanessa Jerrom

    Sound Editor :

    Thomas Desjonquères

    Production Designer :

    Claude Lenoir

    Casting :

    Elsa Pharaon

    Sound Mixer :

    Bruno Tarrière

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama, Thriller

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy

    Original French-language productions :

    Yes

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Italy)

    Production year :

    2013

    French release :

    17/05/2013

    Runtime :

    2 h 10 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    131.925

    Visa issue date :

    15/05/2013

    Approval :

    Yes

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (9)

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    News (26)

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    Festival Selections (23)

    Les Déesses du Cinéma Français - 2014

    Les Déesses du Cinéma Français (China, 2014)

    Selection

    General selection

    French Film Festival in China - 2014

    French Film Festival in China (China, 2014)

    Selection

    Panorama Selection

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 2014

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 2014)

    Selection (5)

    Best Actress : Bérénice Bejo

    Best Film

    Best Director : Asghar Farhadi

    Best Original Screenplay

    Best Editing

    Press junket Australie & Nouvelle Zélande - 2013

    Press junket Australie & Nouvelle Zélande (France, 2013)

    Selection

    FILMS @ PRESS JUNKET AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND 2013

    AFI FEST - 2013

    AFI FEST (United States, 2013)

    Selection

    Special Screenings

    Festival de Films Cinémania - 2013

    Festival de Films Cinémania (Canada, 2013)

    Selection

    Official Selection

    BIFF - 2013

    BIFF (South Korea, 2013)

    Selection

    A window on Asian Cinema

    TIFF - 2013

    TIFF (Canada, 2013)

    Selection

    Special presentations

    Cannes International Film Festival - 2013

    Cannes International Film Festival (France, 2013)

    Selection

    Official Competition

    Awards (2)

    Tübingen | Stuttgart International French-language Film Festival - 2013

    Tübingen | Stuttgart International French-language Film Festival (Germany, 2013)

    Awards (2)

    Tübingen Audience Prize

    Distribution Aid Prize

    Delegations (3)

    Presskit (2)

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