The Dreamers // Directed by Bernardo Bertolucci

Donnerstag, 14. Dezember 2017 - 19:00

The Dreamers is a 2003 romantic drama film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci. The screenplay is by Gilbert Adair, based on his own novel The Holy Innocents. An international co-production by companies from France, the United Kingdom, and Italy, the film tells the story of an American university student in Paris who, after meeting a peculiar brother and sister who are fellow film enthusiasts, becomes entangled in an erotic conflict. It is set against the backdrop of the 1968 Paris student riots. The film makes several references to various movies of classical and New Wave cinema, incorporating clips from films that are often imitated by the actors in particular scenes.

Directed by: Bernardo Bertolucci
Produced by: Jeremy Thomas
Screenplay by: Gilbert Adair
Based on: The Holy Innocents by Gilbert Adair
Starring: Michael Pit, Eva Green, Louis Garrel
Cinematography: Fabio Cianchetti
Edited by: Jacopo Quadri
Production company: Recorded Picture Company
Peninsula Films
Distributed by: TFM Distribution (France)
Medusa Distribuzione (Italy)
Fox Searchlight Pictures

Running time: 115 minutes
Country: United Kingdom, France, Italy, United States