PÖFF : 2020 : BNFF

Slalom

Local title
Slaalom
Title in Russian
Слалом
Original title
Slalom
Director
Charlène Favier
Country
France, Belgium
Year
2020
Festival
Tartuff
Programme
Town Hall Square Film Programme

15 year-old Lyz, a high school student in the French Alps, has been accepted to a highly selective ski club whose aim is to train future professional athletes. Taking a chance on his new recruit, Fred, ex-champion turned coach, decides to make Lyz his shining star regardless of her lack of experience. Under his influence, Lyz will have to endure more than the physical and emotional pressure of the training. Will Lyz’s determination help her escape his grip?

Director
Charlène Favier
Screenwriter
Charlène Favier
Cast
Noée Abita, Axel Auriant, Muriel Combeau
Producer
Edouard Mauriat
DoP
Yann Maritaud
Editor
Maxime Pozzi-Garcia
Production
Mille et Une Productions
Runtime
Language
French
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