LAYLA FOURIE
LAYLA FOURIE


SYNOPSIS
Layla Fourie, a young single-mother in South Africa, receives a job assignment as polygraphist. In the constant presence of mistrust, lies and fear Layla soon becomes a suspect herself.

DIRECTORPia Marais
YEAR2013
STATUScompleted
FESTIVALS AWARDSIn Competition Berlin 2013
Development Arte Cinema Award Cinemart 2010
PRODUCERSClaudia Steffen
Christoph Friedel (producers)
Jeremy Nathan
Michael Auret
Tom Decour
Frans van Gestel (co-producers)
Georg Steinert
Andrea Hanke (commissioning editors)
CO PRODUCTION WITHPandora Film Produktion (Germany)
Spier Productions & DV8 Films (South Africa)
Topkapi Films (Netherlands)
Cinema Defacto (France) and WDR/ARTE
PRODUCTIONMoroba Nkawe (line producer)
Katja Christochowitz (line producer germany)
SUPPORTED BYFilm- und Medienstiftung NRW
DFFF
Medienboard BB
FFA
CNC
Netherlands Filmfund
DTI
Eurimages
Media
WORLD SALESThe Match Factory
GERMAN DISTRIBUTOR
LENGTH108 min.
FORMATdigital
35mm
1:2
35
24fps
SHOOTING LOCATIONKwaZulu Natal & Johannesburg (South Africa) & Studio Köln (Germany)
ORIGINAL LANGUAGEEnglish
CASTRayna Campbell
August Diehl
Rapule Hendricks
Terry Norton
Jeroen Kranenberg
Rapulana Seiphemo
David Mello
WRITERSHorst Markgraf
Pia Marais
CASTINGSusan Russouw (south africa), Geraldine Bajard (kids), Regina Tiefenthaller (europe)
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHYAndré Chemetoff
EDITINGChris Teerink
Mona Bräuer
MUSICBachar Khalifé
SOUNDHerman Pieëte (sound designer)
Bruno Tarrière (re-recording mixer)
ART DIRECTIONPetra Barchi (prod. designer)
Sam Ramusuku (art director)
Federica Bologna (assistant prod. designer)
COSTUMESMaleen Nokel (costumes)
Chiara Minchio (stylist)
MAKE UP HAIRMarc Crisp
LINKSwww.the-match-factory.com