Our Men (Mon légionnaire)
They come from all over the world but they have one thing in common: The Foreign Legion, their new family. Our Men tells these stories: about women who struggle to keep their love alive, men who leave for battle, and couples forming on hostile ground.
Screenplay: Rachel Lang
Cinematography: Fiona Braillon
Editing: Sophie Vercruysse
Cast: Louis Garrel, Camille Cottin, Ina Marija Bartaité, Aleksandr Kuznetsov
Producer: Jérémy Forni, Benoit Roland
Production: Wrong Men, Chevaldeuxtrois
Born in Strasbourg, France (1984). After combining studies in philosophy with the dramatic arts in Strasbourg she entered the IAD film school in Belgium. Her graduation short film “I Will Fight For You” (2010) and “White Turnips Make It Hard To Sleep” (2011) were internationally acclaimed (ten awards and over a hundred festival selections). Rachel went on to direct her debut feature “Baden Baden” (2016) which started its international career at the 2016 Berlinale, was shown at more than sixty international film festivals. “Our Men” is her second feature.
Arab & NA Premiere
Fiction, 2021, Color, 107 min