MENA premiere (Middle East and North Africa)

Belgium, France, Netherlands | French, Dutch | Colour | 105 m
Subtitles: English, Arabic

The intense friendship between two thirteen-year old boys Leo and Remi suddenly gets disrupted. Struggling to understand what has happened, Léo approaches Sophie, Rémi's mother.


Lukas Dhont  

Bio: A Belgian director who graduated with a diploma in audio-visual arts from the KASK School Of Arts in Ghent. 2018 Lukas’ first feature film, GIRL, was presented at Cannes Film festival, in Un Certain Regard and won, among other awards, the Caméra d’Or for Best First Movie. CLOSE won the Grand Prix in the 75th edition of Cannes Film Festival.