Synopsis:
Tania and  her 14-year-old son Ivan have been illegal Russian immigrants in Belgium for eight years now. Constantly on her guard, Tania fears police identity checks. One day she is arrested. Mother and son are separated. Tania is placed in a detention center. She stops at nothing to find Ivan but won’t escape the threat of expulsion.
Cast:
Anne Coesens, Esse Lawson, Alexandre Golntcharov, ...
Recent selection(s):
Quinzaine des Réalisateurs (Cannes)
Director's filmography:
- Duelles (Feature)
- Kosmos (1997)
- Dans l'ombre (2004 - Short)
- Cages (2007 - Feature)
- Illégal (2010 - Feature)
- Sanctuaire (2015 - Feature)
Web:
Versus Production
Type:
Feature
Genre:
Fiction
Year of production:
2010
Status:
Finished
Runtime:
95'
Original Version:
Français, Anglais, Russe
Majority:
Yes
Production:
Versus Production
Sales:
Films Distribution
Distributor:
O'Brother Distribution
Poster