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„SYNONYMS" CELEBRATED ITS WORLD PREMIERE IN COMPETITION AT THE BERLIN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2019 AND WON THE GOLDEN BEAR FOR BEST FILM.
A SBS FILMS PRODUCTION, IN CO-PRODUCTION WITH PIE FILMS, KOMPLIZEN FILM AND ARTE FRANCE CINÉMA; FUNDED BY THE RABINOVICH FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS – CINEMA PROJECT, THE LEON RECANATI FOUNDATION, THE CULTURAL ADMINISTRATION/ISRAEL MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND SPORT, THE ISRAEL FILM COUNCIL, CENTRE NATIONAL DU CINÉMA ET DE L’IMAGE ANIMÉE, GERMAN FEDERAL FILM BOARD, INSTITUT FRANCAIS; WITH THE PARTICIPATION OF ARTE FRANCE, ARTE/WDR. 2019 | 1:2,39 | 5.1 Mix | DCP | 123 min
Logline

Yoav, a young Israeli, turns up in Paris, hopeful that France and French will save him from the madness of his country.

Cast with Tom Mercier, Louise Chevillotte, Quentin Dolmaire
Crew
Written and directed by Nadav Lapid
Director of Photography Shaï Goldman
Producers Saïd Ben Saïd (SBS Films), Michel Merkt (KNM)
Co-producers Osnat Handelsman Keren, Talia Kleinhedler (Pie Films) Janine Jackowski, Jonas Dornbach, Maren Ade (Komplizen Film)
Associate Producers Kevin Chneiweiss, Kateryna Merkt
Awards Berlinale Competition 2019 - Golden Bear for Best Film and FIPRESCI Prize
Festivals(selection) Berlinale Competition 2019
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