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The Lobster

The Lobster

A Feature film by Yorgos Lanthimos

Release in France : 28/10/2015

    Synopsis

    In a near future, single people are obliged to find a matching mate in forty-five days, or they'll be transformed into a animal of their choosing and be released into the woods. To escape this fate, a man flees and joins up with a group of rebels, the Loners, in the woods.

    Actors (7)

    Production and distribution (5)

    Co-production :

    Haut et Court

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Protagonist Pictures

    Buyer (feature films) :

    Canal+ France

    Foreign production companies :

    Element Pictures, Lemming Film

    French distribution :

    Haut et Court

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    International releases (29)

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    Photos (7)

    Full credits (11)

    Producer :

    Carole Scotta

    Co-producer :

    Carole Scotta

    Production manager :

    Cáit Collins

    Editor :

    Yorgos Mavropsaridis

    Production Designer :

    Jacqueline Abrahams

    Costume designer :

    Sarah Blenkinsop

    Screenwriters :

    Yorgos Lanthimos, Efthimis Filippou

    Director of Photography :

    Thimios Bakatakis

    Press Attachés (film) :

    Jérome Jouneaux, Matthieu Rey

    Sound Editor :

    Johnnie Burn

    Casting :

    Jina Jay

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Science fiction , Drama

    Production language :

    English

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Ireland, The Netherlands, Great Britain, Greece

    Original French-language productions :

    No

    Nationality :

    Minority French (France, Ireland, The Netherlands, Great Britain, Greece)

    Production year :

    2015

    French release :

    28/10/2015

    Runtime :

    1 h 58 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    139.493

    Approval :

    Yes

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1

    Posters (3)

    Director

    News (7)

    Festival Selections (16)

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