90min – drama
Original title : L’autre Continent
Language : French, Chinese
Shooting : Spring/Summer 2017 – France / Taiwan
Cast : Déborah François, Paul Hamy, Vincent Perez
MARIA is 28, restless, wants to have every man and proud of speaking five languages. She flies to Taipei, lives on small jobs but what she wants more than anything is to finish her novel. Seven books under way, and none of them completed. She meets Olivier, a young expat. He is slow-moving, shy and can speak fifteen languages.
As he welcomes her, she becomes calmer.
This is their story, a true story
Producers : Tom Dercourt & Sophie Erbs / Cinéma Defacto
in coproduction with : Vincent Wang / House on Fire
With the participation of : Région Alsace, Communauté Urbaine de Strasbourg, Région Limousin, Sopadin Prize, Best script prize SACD Beaumarchais, Kaohsiung Region