Filmfest 2017

German Age Rating

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Director Éric Caravaca sets out in search of the story of his deceased sister. Little Charlotte died before he was born, when she was only three. No one mentions her, there’s no photo of her, either. "What am I supposed to do, cry over her all day?" his mother says, having done away with anything that would remind her. Caravaca finds contradictions in their recollections, and delves ever further into a dark family secret...

tags: Documentary, Memories, Family, History


Screenplay: Éric Caravaca, Arnaud Cathrine

Director of Photography: Jerzy Palacz

Film Editor: Simon Jacquet

Composer: Florent Marchet

Sound: Guillaume Sciama, Antoine-Basile Mercier, Frédéric Messa

Producer: Laetitia Gonzalez, Yaël Fogiel

Production Company: Les Films du Poisson

Co-Producer: Nicole Gerhards

Co-Production Company: NiKo Film

World Sales: Pyramide Distribution

Director: Eric Caravaca


Éric Caravaca was born on November 21, 1966 in Rennes, Ille-et-Vilaine, France. He is an actor and writer, known for LA CHAMBRE DES OFFICIERS (2001), CHICKEN WITH PLUMS (2011) and HIS BORTHER (2003). Graduated from the CSNAD, the most prestigious drama school in France (1993). Attended the Actors Studio in New York. After HOTEL MARYSOL (2005), CARRÈ is his second film as director.