Mon 28 October 6:25pm
Directed by: Camille Vidal-Naquet
Starring: Félix Maritaud, Jean-Pierre Baste
In French with English subtitles.
Camille Vidal-Naquet‘s debut made waves on its premiere at Cannes, where lead Félix Maritaud (120 BPM) picked up the Rising Star Award. Presenting a humane portrait of sex workers, the film focuses on doe-eyed Leo (Maritaud), a 22 year-old who sells his body for cash. Looking for love, Leo sets off on the road in the hopes of finding a real connection.
★★★★★ “GUT-PUNCHINGLY AUTHENTIC” – Screen Daily
★★★★ “ARRESTINGLY TENDER” – Empire