Return to Ithaca

Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2014
Format : Feature

A terrace overlooking Havana. The sun sets. Five friends have gathered to celebrate Amadeo's return after 16 years of exile. From dusk to dawn, they evoke their youth, the gang that they once were, the many things they went through back then and the faith in the future that gave them their drive...

A film by Laurent Cantet

France / Cuba, 2014, Fiction, 1h35 min, Drama.

Actors / Actresses
Isabel Santos
Jorge Perugorría
Fernando Hechevarría
Néstor Jiménez
Pedro Julio Díaz Ferrán
Carmen Solar
Andrea Doimeadios

Executive Producers : Didar Domehri, Laurent Baudens, Gaël Nouaille
Assistant director : Elisa Rabelo de Juan
Screenwriters : Leonardo Padura, Laurent Cantet, Lucia Lopez Coll
Director of Photography : Diego Dussuel
Sound Recordist : Olivier Mauvezin
Production Manager : Rémi Bergman
Press Attaché (film) : André-Paul Ricci
Editor : Robin Campillo
Sound editors : Agnès Ravez, Valérie Deloof
Sound Mixer : Jean-Pierre Laforce

Executive production: Full House (Maneki Films / Borsalino Productions)
Co-productions : Orange Studio, Funny Balloons, Haut et Court
Foreign production companies : Panache Productions, La Compagnie Cinématographique
Film exports/foreign sales : Funny Balloons, Orange Studio
French distribution : Haut et Court


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