The Paradise

A film by Zeno Graton, 2019

Genre: Drama

Languages: French

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Duration: 88 min

Countries: Belgium, France

Year: 2019



Held in a rehabilitation centre, Joe, 16 years old, fall in love for William, a rebel inmate, and try to build his future.



Director: Zeno Graton

Screenplay: Zeno Graton

Image: Olivier Boonjing

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Production Designer: Julien Dubourg

Costumes: Tine Verbeurgt

Make-up: Vanessa Cao

Editing: Alain Dessauvage

Music: xxx


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Produced by Tarantula Belgique and Silex Films (France).



With “The Paradise”, Zeno Graton brings forward his first feature film. Young director formed at the INSAS, he has already made his proof with his thesis short film, “Mouettes” (2013), winner of Golden Bear for Best Short Film at the 2013 Namur’s FIFF and Golden Coruja Prize for Best Short Film at the Bresilian festival Cinerama BC. In 2016, he develops his first feature film at the 33th session of the Cinefondation Residence. In 2017, he won the Jury Special Prize of Sodapin’s Junior Screenplay Prize.