White Material Programme 2018

by Claire Denis Retro: Claire Denis

West Africa. Despite civil war-like conditions, Maria wants to remain at her coffee plantation, cost what it may. Her ex-husband, André, cannot understand her obstinacy. He plans to return the family to France without Maria's knowledge. A starring role for Isabelle Huppert.


  • Genre: Drama
  • Country, Year: France, Cameroon, 2009
  • Runtime: 106 Min
  • Languages: French
  • Subtitles: English
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  • Director: Claire Denis
  • Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Christopher Lambert, Nicolas Duvauchelle
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  • Screenplay: Claire Denis, Marie N'Diaye
  • Cinematography: Yves Cape
  • Editor: Guy Lecorne
  • Sound: Christophe Winding
  • Music: Stuart Staples
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  • Producer: Pascal Caucheteux
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  • Swiss Distribution: JMH Distribution SA (JMH)
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