Synopsis:

In Chimay, the castle that was about to fall into wrack and ruin was saved in thenick of time by a love story. The inhabitants of Chimay speak of a magic wand,of a fairy-tale princely marriage. For Françoise, the new princess, saved “their”castle. In a flamboyant decor of revisited traditions, the princes of Chimay todaywelcome contemporary musicians and artists in strange face-offs with theancestors and ghosts featured in the portraits.

Castle life reveals a surprising curiosity cabinet combining the old and thenew, the real and the fake, the beautiful and the kitsch, the natural and thedevised.

Director's filmography:
- Vies de château (Feature)
- Une ferme entre chien et loup (2013 - Feature)
Type:
Feature
Genre:
Doc
Status:
Finished
Runtime:
62'
Majority:
Yes
Production:
Memento Production
Sales:
Memento Production