Director: Lola Doillon
PT: FANNYS REISE
OT: LE VOYAGE DE FANNY
Version: Original version with English subtitles
Cast: Cécile de France, Stéphane de Groot, Fantine Harduin
Recommended for ages 10 and up
Fanny is a Jewish girl in a French orphanage in 1943. When she and her friends are no longer safe from the Nazis, they try to flee to Switzerland. After their guide disappears, Fanny has to take the lead and help the other kids make it over the mountains. Eleven kids on a life-or-death adventure based on a true story.
This gripping film will also be shown in original French in the Spotlight sidebar (Friday, July 1st, 7 pm, City 2).
Meet the director
Lola Doillon was born in France in 1975. Her father was French film director Jacques Doillon. She wrote and directed ET TOI T’ES SUR QUI? (2007) and CONTRE TOI (2010).
Screenplay: Anne Peyregne, Lola Doillon
Original Material: Fanny Ben-Ami
Director of Photography: Pierre Cottereau
Film Editor: Julie Brenta
Composer: Sylvain Favre-Bulle
Production Designer: Pierre François Limbosch
Costume Design: Isabelle Pannetier
Sound: Emmanuel de Boissieu
Producer: Saga Blanchard
Production Company: Origami Films
Co-Producer: Marie de Lussigny
Co-Production Company: Bee Films
World Sales: Indie Sales