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Custody

Custody

A Feature film by Xavier Legrand

Produced by KG Productions

Release in France : 07/02/2018

    Synopsis

    Miriam and Antoine Besson have divorced, and Miriam is seeking sole custody of their son Julien to protect him from a father she claims is violent. Antoine pleads his case as a scorned dad and the appointed judge rules in favor of joint custody. A hostage to the escalating con ict between his parents, Julien is pushed to the edge to prevent the worst from happening.

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    Custody

    Trailer (English Subs)

    Actors (15)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    KG Productions

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Celluloid Dreams

    Co-production :

    France 3 Cinéma

    French distribution :

    Haut et Court

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    Box office: Timeline

    International releases (51)

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    About

    Awards

    §  Silver Lion Best Director - Venise Film Festival (Italy)

    §  Best First Film - Venise Film Festival

    §  TV Award “Another Look” - San Sebastian Film Festival (Spain)

    §  Audience Award for European Film - San Sebastian Film Festival

    §  Best Film - Saint Jean de Luz Film Festival (France)

    §  Audience Award - Bastia Film Festival (France)

    §  Jury Special Mention - Zurich Film Festival (Switzerland)

    §  Golden Angel, Best Film - Tofifest (Poland)

    §  Critics Award - Mostra Sao Paulo (Brazil)

    §  Best Director (Xavier Legrand) – Macao Film Festival (Macao)

    §  Best New Actor (Thomas Gioria) – Macao Film Festival (Macao)

    Festivals

    Venice Film Festival - Competition (Xavier attending)

    Italy – August 30 to September 9 2017

    Toronto International Film Festival – Platform  (Xavier attending)

    Canada - September 7 to September 17 2017

    San Sebastian Film Festival – Section Perlas  (Xavier attending)

    Spain – September 22 to September 30 2017

    Zurich Film Festival - Competition (Xavier attending)

    Switzerland - September 28 to October 8 2017

    CPH PIX – in Competition

    Denmark – September 28 to October 11 2017

    London Film Festival (Xavier attending)

    UK – October 4 to 15 2017

    Chicago International Film Festival - World Cinema Program (Xavier attending)

    USA – October 12 to 26 2017

    Sao Paulo International Film Festival

    Brazil – October 19 to November 1 2017

    Haifa International Film Festival

    Israel – October 5 to 14 2017

    Philadelphia Film Festival – New French Film Section / Narrative Feature Competition

    USA – October 19 to 29 2017

    Torun Tofifest – in Competition (Xavier attending)

    Poland – October 21 to 29 2017

    Venice in Naples

    Italy – October 26 to 29 2017

    Lima Semana del Cine

    Peru - November 4 to 11 2017

    Ljubljana Film Festival

    Slovenia - November 8-19

    Zagreb Film Festival

    Croatia - November 11 to 19 2017

    Camerimage

    Poland - November 11 to 18 2017

    Tallinn Black Nights

    Estonia - November 17 to December 3 2017

    AFI European Film Showcase

    US – December 1 to 20 2017

    Dubai International Film Festival (out of Competition)

    UAE – December 6 to 13 2017

    Macao Film Festival (Xavier attending) – in Competition

    Macao – December 8 to 14 2017

    Kerala Film Festival

    India - December 8 to 15 2017

    Hong Kong Film Festival

    Hong Kong – March 19 to April 5 2018

    Munich Film Festival

    Germany – June 28 to July 7 2018

    Photos (4)

    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producer :

    Alexandre Gavras

    Screenwriter :

    Xavier Legrand

    Sound recordists :

    Julien Sicart, Julien Roig, Vincent Verdoux

    Press Attaché (film) :

    André-Paul Ricci

    Production Designer :

    Jérémie Sfez

    Costume designer :

    Laurence Forgue-Lockhart

    Assistant director :

    Marie Doller

    Director of photography :

    Nathalie Durand

    Production manager :

    Christine Moarbes

    Editor :

    Yorgos Lamprinos

    Casting :

    Youna de Peretti

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Yes

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2017

    French release :

    07/02/2018

    Runtime :

    1 h 33 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    144.409

    Approval :

    Yes

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    2.40

    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1

    Rating restrictions :

    Suitable for all viewers, with warnings

    Posters (14)

    Director

    News (37)

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    Festival Selections (30)

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 2019

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 2019)

    Selection (10)

    Best Sound : Julien Roig, Julien Sicart, Vincent Verdoux

    Best Editing : Yorgos Lamprinos

    Best Cinematography : Nathalie Durand

    Best Original Screenplay : Xavier Legrand

    Best first picture

    Most Promising Actor : Thomas Gioria

    Best Actor : Denis Ménochet

    Best Actress : Léa Drucker

    Best Director : Xavier Legrand

    Best Film

    French Film Panorama in China - 2018

    French Film Panorama in China (China, 2018)

    Selection

    French films in competition

    CPH PIX - 2017

    CPH PIX (Denmark, 2017)

    Selection


    Mostra - São Paulo International Film Festival - 2017

    Mostra - São Paulo International Film Festival (Brazil, 2017)

    Selection

    Official International Selection

    TIFF - 2017

    TIFF (Canada, 2017)

    Selection

    Platform

    Venice International Film Festival  - 2017

    Venice International Film Festival (Italy, 2017)

    Selection

    Official Competition

    Awards (10)

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 2019

    Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 2019)

    Awards (4)

    César Award for Best Film

    César Award for Best Actress : Léa Drucker

    César Award for Best Original Screenplay : Xavier Legrand

    César Award for Best Editing : Yorgos Lamprinos

    San Sebastian International Film Festival - 2017

    San Sebastian International Film Festival (Spain, 2017)

    Awards (2)


    TVE Otra Mirada Award

    Venice International Film Festival  - 2017

    Venice International Film Festival (Italy, 2017)

    Awards (2)

    Silver Lion - Best Director : Xavier Legrand

    The "Venezia Opera Prima Luigi de Laurentiis" Award for a first film

    Delegations (9)

    Presskit (2)

    Website