LA FEE / THE FAIRY (France & Belgium)

THE_FAIRY                  West Coast Premiere – One Time Screening

Belgium-based trio Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon and Bruno Romy follow their acclaimed ICEBERG and RUMBA with another Tati-inspired, candy-colored romp: this time, a charmingly off-kilter adventure about a hotel clerk who falls in love with a wish-granting fairy.  Opens in NY on Feb 24, 2012.

Writers/Directors:  Bruno Romy, Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon (ICEBERG, RUMBA)
Run Time:  94 min
Distributor:  Kino Lorber
Genre:  Comedy/Drama
Countries:  Belgium, France
Language:  French w/ English subtitles
Rating:  Not Rated
Starring:  Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon and Philippe Martz

FESTIVALS:  France:  Cannes Film Festival, Cabourg Film Festival, La Rochelle Film Festival, Gindou Film Festival; Athens Film Festival, Greece; Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival, Brazil; BFI London Film Festival, UK; Cinemania Film Festival, Canada; Stockholm International Film Festival, Sweden; USA: Hamptons International Film Festival, Hawaii International Film Festival, Philadelphia Independent Film Festival, Starz Film Festival, Denver; Alexandria International Film Festival, VA; Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival, MD; St. Louis International Film Festival
 

AWARDS: Official Selection: Cannes International Film Festival (Directors’ Fortnight);

 

The Golden Starfish Narrative Feature Award – Hamptons International Film Festival 2011

“Deliriously droll…a steady stream of laughs.” – Peter Debruge, VARIETY

Website: http://kino.com/theatrical/th_item.php?film_id=1226
Trailer: http://www.traileraddict.com/trailer/the-fairy/trailer

Posted in 2011 Screenings, Screening Archive