Synopsis:
Bettina and Marcus, a passionate couple, life in a canteen in the middle of a vast field with endless lines of pylons. Marcus, trying to set up his own business, works as a foreman in the maintenance of these power-lines. Bettina, bored and longing for a better life, runs the canteen for the workingmen. Their 9-years-old daughter Tessa, wanders the industrial area, looking for bits and pieces to occupy her mind, skipping school whenever she can. When Marcus hires a Hungarian engineer, Szabolcs, to become part of his company, their unconventional way of living takes a new turn. A tragic accident although will shatter everyone’s pursuit of happiness.

Lost Persons Area is a story about people lost in the meanders of life.

Cast:
Lisbeth Gruwez, Sam Louwyck, Zoltan Miklos, Kimke Desart, ...
Recent selection(s):
Semaine de la Critique (Cannes)
Recent award(s):
Semaine de la Critique (Cannes)
Director's filmography:
- Deep in a dream of you (Feature)
- Lost Persons Area (2009 - Feature)
- I am the same, I am an other (2013 - Feature)
Type:
Feature
Genre:
Fiction
Year of production:
2009
Status:
Finished
Runtime:
100'
Original Version:
néerlandais, anglais, hongrois
Majority:
No
Production:
Artémis Productions
Sales:
uMedia