DISENGAGEMENT
DISENGAGEMENT


SYNOPSIS
Ana is reunited with her estranged Israeli stepbrother, Uli, when he travels to France for the death of their father. She decides to return to Israel to search for the daughter she gave up at birth 20 years ago. Crossing frontiers by car, train and boat, Ana and Uli are caught up in the turmoil and emotion of the military-enforced disengagement of Israeli settlers from Gaza 2005...

DIRECTORAmos Gitai
YEAR2007
STATUScompleted
FESTIVALS AWARDSVenedig Filmfestival - Out of Competition Venezia Maestri
Toronto Filmfestival - Masters
PRODUCERSAmos Gitai
Laurent Truchot (producers)
Michael Tapuach
Patrick Sobelman
Christoph Friedel
Claudia Steffen(co-producers)
CO PRODUCTION WITHAgav Films & Agat Films & Arte France Cinema in co-production with Pandora Film
Coca Color
Hamon Hafakot
United King Films
PRODUCTIONFabrice Chevrollier
Isabelle Gattiker
Gadi Levy
Elke Sasserath
SUPPORTED BYFilmstiftung NRW
Eurimages
DFFF
Canal+
CNC
Region Provence-Alpes-Cote D’Azur
Media i2i
Israel Broadcasting Authority
Joshua Rabinovitz
Tel Aviv Foundation
Recanati Foundation
Tel Aviv Cinématèque
Israel Cinema Project
Israel Ministry of Education Culture and Sport
Culture Administration
The Israeli Film Council
The Fund for promotion of Israeli Films
WORLD SALESStudio Canal
GERMAN DISTRIBUTORPandora Film Verleih
LENGTH120 min.
FORMAT35mm
1:1.85
Dolby Digital
SHOOTING LOCATIONAvignon (France)
Gaza (Israel)
Köln (Germany)
ORIGINAL LANGUAGEFrench, English, Hebrew
CASTJuliette Binoche
Liron Levo
Jeanne Moreau
Barbara Hendricks
WRITERSAmos Gitai
Marie-Jose Sanselme
CASTING
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHYChristian Berger
EDITINGIsabelle Ingold
MUSICSimon Stockhausen
SOUNDMichel Kharat(original sound)
Pascal Villard
Alex Claude
John Pursell (sound designers)
Stephane Thiebaut (re-recording mixer)
ART DIRECTIONEli Zion
Manu De Chauvigny
Tim Pannen
COSTUMESMoira Douguet
MAKE UP HAIRCedric Gerard
Morgane Bernhard
LINKS