Summer in Provence

  • Summer in Provence
Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2013
Format : Feature
Running time : 90 (in minutes)

Lily, a Chinese girl brought up in strict Chinese tradition, meets Tom, a painter living with his four models in Provence, France. Although Tom is secretly condemned by an incurable disease, the painter passes his love of life and dreams to the young woman. Unexpected events awaken Lily's senses and enable her to leave her "good girl" life to discover the real meaning of her existence.

dir. Christian Lara

Guadeloupe/France, 2013, Narrative Feature

starring : Mi Kwan LOCK / Marc MICHEL / Judi BEECHER / Ray REBOUL / Amanda HALL / Chloe DOMANGE / FANNY BOSSONNET / Joanna PAYET / Laura WEISSBECKER / Christopher TRAM / Joelle SECHAUD

Music: Liu FANG

Interprétation/ Cast:
Mi Kwan LOCK as Lily
Marc MICHEL as Tom Washington
Judi BEECHER as Barbra
Laura WEISSBECKER as Cecile
Joëlle SECHAUD as Françoise
Ray REBOUL as John Printiss
Amanda HALL as Spring
Chloé DOMANGE as Summer
Joanna PAYET as Autumn
Fanny BOSSONNET as Winter
Christopher TRAM as Andy
Momoko FRUCTUS as Su-Yi
Naomie WINOGRAD as Morgane
Ariane WANG as Lily's mother (la mère de Lily)
JIANG Ge as Lily's father (le père de Lily)
Kristina DEKENS SHERWOOD as the Public Relation (l'attachée de presse)
Olivier FAIN as the waiter (le serveur)
Naïla MA as the Arabian journalist (la journaliste arabe)
Delphine DUBOSCQ as the French journalist (la journaliste française)

Genre: parcours initiatique/ Coming-of-age film
Durée/ running time: 90 minutes

Mise en scène par/ directed by Christian LARA

Scénario original et dialogues/Screenplay & dialogues written by
Christine ALLEN & Christian LARA

Image/ cinematographer: Joaquim DE LEON Y FERNANDEZ
Son/ sound ingeneers: Christophe MOTTE & Ivan BROUSSEGOUTTE
Maquillage/ make-up designer: Jérôme GUYOT & Ludovic DUPUIS
Mixeur son/ Re-recording mixer: Tom VON DOOM
Musique/ music: Liu FANG
Langues/ languages: Anglais & Chinois/ english & traditionnal chinese


Durée de tournage/ filming length: 6 semaines/ 6 weeks
Période/ filming dates: printemps-été 2012/ spring-summer 2012
Lieux/ filming locations: Provence (France), Guadeloupe


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