- Les survivants
- Section: Best of
- Luxembourg, Belgium
- 2016 / 100 min.
- Director: Luc Jabon
- Cast: Fabrizio Rongione, Erika Sainte, Christian Crahay, Joël Delsaut, Brice Montagn
- French version with English and Czech subtitles
Contact: Iris Productions
The past cannot be forgotten. An edgy drama about a man struggling between his conscience and the pressures of the system.
After spending years in prison for his militant revolutionary past, Nicolas is released. He longs to finally settle down, start a family and turn the page on his old life. With the help of an old friend, he finds work in a factory and meets Nadia, the company secretary. Though it appears Nadia has a positive influence on him, he is unable to ignore the injustice he sees around him. After meeting with a group of young activists, his past begins to stir within him. What he does not know, however, is that he is still under police surveillance…