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Stranger By the Lake

director: Alain Guiraudie
97 minutes I FRANCE

Summertime. A cruising spot for men, tucked away on the shores of a lake. Franck falls in love with Michel. An attractive, potent and lethally dangerous man. Franck knows this, but wants to live out his passion anyway.

About

Production: Les films du Worso, ARTE France Cinéma, M141, Films de Force Majeure

International sales and French distribution: Les Films du Losange

Release : 2013

Trailer

Gallery

Support

CNC (Avance sur recettes), Région PACA, Cinémage, Soficinéma

Team

Writer & Director Alain Guiraudie
Director of photography Claire Mathon
Sound engeneer Philippe Grivel
Artistic director Roy Genty
Producers Sylvie Pialat, Jean-Laurent Csinidis

TEchnical sheet

Format 16/9
Sound 5.1, stéréo
Length 97 minutes
Language French with english subtitles
Release 2013
Colour

FESTIVALS

Festival du Film Français d’Helvétie (Suisse)
International Film Festival of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) (South Corea)
International Film Festival of Molodist de Kiev (Ukraine)
AFI FEST – Hollywood (United States)
Festival de Cannes – Best Director, Queer Palm and in Official Selection Un Certain Regard (France)
New York Film Festival (United States)
The Festival du nouveau cinéma (Canada)
International Film Festival of Toronto (Canada)
BFI Festival (England)
Sarajevo Festival (Bosnia-Herzegovina)
Seville European Cinema Festival – Best photography prize (Claire Mathon) and Giraldillo de Oro prize for the best film (Spain)

Tous les festivals auxquels Films de Force Majeure à participé en 2020

César – 8 nominations and 1 prize César du Meilleur Espoir Masculin (France)
Sundance Festival (United States)
Film Festival of Istanbul (Turkey)
International du Film Festival of Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Rendez-vous du Cinéma Français in Paris (France)
Viennale (Austria)
International Film Festival of Stockholm (Sweden)