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Bird People (2014)

Unrated | | Drama, Fantasy, Romance | 4 June 2014 (France)
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In an airport hotel on the outskirts of Paris, a Silicon Valley engineer abruptly chucks his job, breaks things off with his wife, and holes up in his room. Soon, fate draws him and a young French maid together.

Director:

Pascale Ferran

Writers:

Guillaume Bréaud (screenplay), Pascale Ferran (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Josh Charles ... Gary Newman
Anaïs Demoustier ... Audrey Camuzet
Roschdy Zem ... Simon
Taklyt Vongdara Taklyt Vongdara ... Akira
Geoffrey Cantor ... Allan
Camélia Jordana ... Leila
Radha Mitchell ... Elisabeth Newman
Mohand Saci Mohand Saci ... Passager RER
Ali Ben Amar Ali Ben Amar ... Passager RER
Coralie Majouga Coralie Majouga ... Passagère RER
Sonia Bouquet Sonia Bouquet ... Passagère RER
Aurore Soudieux Aurore Soudieux ... Passagère RER
Khalil Yahya Khalil Yahya ... Passager RER
Michel Sabeh-Aïon Michel Sabeh-Aïon ... Passager RER
Rojda Mohamed Rojda Mohamed ... Passagère RER
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In an airport hotel on the outskirts of Paris, a Silicon Valley engineer abruptly chucks his job, breaks things off with his wife, and holes up in his room. Soon, fate draws him and a young French maid together.

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Genres:

Drama | Fantasy | Romance

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

France

Language:

French | English | Japanese

Release Date:

4 June 2014 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Alas de libertad See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

€6,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,443, 12 September 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$14,200, 19 September 2014
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Both real sparrows and visual effects were used to depict the sparrows in the film. See more »

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Space Oddity
Written by David Bowie
© Onward Music Ltd
Performed by David Bowie
Courtesy of RZO Music
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real beautiful
13 June 2017 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

it seems be a sketch. or mix of fairy tale and ordinary existential crisis. simple, convincing and beautiful. a delicate drawing more than a film. because it is a story of metamorphose. a story of new, fundamental beginning. and few admirable scenes - the young painter and the sparrow as model, the tension between Gary and his wife in on - line talk as good examples - are splendid portraits of deep solitude and the profound desire to escape from yourself. it is difficult to pledge for it. not only because the taste of each viewer is different but because the symbols, used as steps to the last scenes, has different translations for each of us. short, a real beautiful film. remembering "Anomalisa".


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