|Director: Jacques Audiard||Country: France|
|Cast: Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby||Production Year: 2015|
Winner of the Palme d’Or at Cannes 2015, Dheepan is the latest from French author Jacques Audiard director of much admired A Phophet and Rust and Bone. It tells the story of Dheepan, a Tamil Tiger from Sri Lanka who, posing as a family with a woman and a little girl, flees to France. There he works hard to rebuild a new family life and home, yet nevertheless finds an inescapable violence surround him.
“Audiard possesses a lyricism that makes his film stand out (…) Immensely powerful” ★★★★The Guardian