Q&A with French actor:

Laurent Lafitte


On Sunday 11th March at Palace Como you will see a special screening of:

See You Up There

Buy your tickets here!


Screening followed by Q&A with French actor: Laurent Lafitte



About The Q&A...

Meet the actor who plays Lieutenant Pradelle in See You Up There
 

Laurent Lafitte has become one of the leading actors in French cinema today, having been nominated for a César award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in "See You Up There". Join Lafitte in a Q&A session after the screening where he will discuss his experience of the film’s production and answer audience questions.

 
 

France
2017 / Historic, Drama
Running time : 1h57
Director : Albert Dupontel
Starring : Albert Dupontel, Laurent Lafitte, Émilie Dequenne, Nahuel Pérez Biscayart

Albert Dupontel (In Harmony, AF FFF2016; The First, the Last, AF FFF2017) appears in, writes and directs this epic crime drama adapted from the best-selling, award-winning novel by France’s answer to James Ellroy, Pierre Lemaitre.


Synopsis

As star and narrator, Dupontel is Albert Maillard, a rank-and-file French infantryman battling to survive trench warfare as WWI comes to its conclusion. In a horrific final sortie, Maillard is almost buried alive by debris and his comrade Édouard Péricourt (Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, BPM in this year’s Festival) is horribly disfigured after being hit by mortar fire.

Péricourt becomes addicted to morphine during his convalescence and, living behind elaborate masks to hide his disfigurement, concocts a plan with Maillard to sell phony monuments to French towns honouring their dead; an undertaking that will prove as dangerous as it is stunning.


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