A Season in France/Une saison en France

A Season in France/Une saison en France

Director : Mahamat-Saleh Haroun /  France / 100 / French / 2017

Abbas, a high school teacher in the Central African Republic, has fled his war-torn country with his two children. They now live in France, where Abbas works at a food market, while applying for political asylum. A French woman, Carole, falls in love with him and offers a roof for him and his family. When Abbas’ application is rejected, they face a crucial decision.

Director and Screenplay Mahamat- Saleh Haroun
Producer Florence Stern
DoP Mathieu Giombini
Editor Jean-François Élie
Music Wasis Diop
Cast Eriq Ebouaney, Sandrine Bonnaire, Aalayna Lys, Ibrahim Burama Darboe, Bibi Tanga

Toronto International Film Festival 2017