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Ultranova (2005)

 |  Drama  |  27 April 2005 (Belgium)
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On the outskirts of the gray city of Liege Dimitri lives a sad life without friends and a believe in the future. Then he meets Cathy, and they form more than a normal friendship. But will she love him?

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vincent Lecuyer ...
Dimitri
Marie du Bled ...
Jeanne
Hélène de Reymaeker ...
Cathy
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Phil
Vincent Belorgey ...
Verbrugghe
Ingrid Heiderscheidt ...
Serveuse enceinte
Alexandra Marotta ...
La 2e serveuse
Serge Larivière ...
L'auto-stoppeur
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Le responsable des plantes
Philippe Grand'Henry ...
L'homme au chien
Viviane Robert ...
La mère de Cathy
Philippe Ménage ...
Le moniteur de conduite-défense
Rudy Toorop ...
L'organiste au funérarium
Julie Ghanet ...
La veuve de Verbrugghe
Viviane Becha ...
La mère de Dimitri
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On the outskirts of the gray city of Liege Dimitri lives a sad life without friends and a believe in the future. Then he meets Cathy, and they form more than a normal friendship. But will she love him?

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beautiful melancholy
3 August 2005 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

People who like fascinating storytelling may be disappointed with this film. However, its strength lies not in the story but in its way of conveying certain feelings and moods. Themes like existence and.. well.. the meaning of life I guess are highlighted through the cinematography/art direction (e.g. landscapes of heavy Belgian industry in metal blue and grey and green colours) and the soundtrack (cool minimalistic electronic beats) instead of words. At the premiere in Berlin director and actors received standing ovations and prolonged cheering in Kino International. I think it deserved a prize for art direction at least.


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