In The House (Dans la Maison)

  • Screening Dates: 24th April 2014, 8 pm  //  1st May 2014, 6 pm
  • Starring: Fabrice Luchini, Ernst Umhauer, Kristin Scott Thomas, Emmanuelle Seigner, Denis Ménochet
  • Directed by: François Ozon ('Swimming Pool', 'In The House')
  • Running time: 105 minutes
  • Rating: (M) Sex scenes
  • Language: French with English subtitles
Synopsis:

French school room psychological drama from writer-director François Ozon (Potiche, Swimming Pool), co-starring Kristin Scott Thomas and based on a Spanish play by Juan Mayorga. Best Film winner at the 2012 San Sebastián International Film Festival.

A reclusive sixteen-year-old boy insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class and writes about it in essays for his French teacher. Inspired by the talent presented by this gifted and unusual pupil, the teacher rediscovers enthusiasm for his work, but the boy’s intrusion will unleash a series of uncontrollable events.