LE OTTO MONTAGNE
Italy, Belgium, France
born 11/11/1983 in Oudenaarde, Belgium, 168 cm
Master of Dramatic Arts at Studio Herman Teirlinck, Antwerp 2001-2005 piano training 1992-2001
classical singing training 2005-2012 with Eurudike De Beul
FELIX VAN GROENINGEN
Felix van Groeningen (born 1977) is a Belgian filmmaker. Van Groeningen was trained in audiovisual arts at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts of Ghent and graduated in 2000.
His films include THE MISFORTUNATES (2009) which premiered at the Directors Fortnight in Cannes, THE BROKEN CIRCLE BREAKDOWN (2012) which earned a César, an Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Language film as well as a European Film Awards for "European Actress", and BELGICA (2016) which won the World Cinema Directing Award at the Sundance Film Festival. BEAUTIFUL BOY (2018) was van Groeningen’s first English language film.
His last film is THE EIGHT MOUNTAIN was co-directed with his partner Charlotte Vandermeersch and was selected for the 2022 Cannes Film Festival in Competition.
He lives and works in Belgium.
2022 - THE EIGHT MOUNTAINS, Feature
2018 - BEAUTIFUL BOY, Feature
2015 - BELGICA, Feature
2012 - ALABAMA MONROE, Feature
2009 - DE HELAASHIED DER DINGEN, Feature
2007 - DAGEN ZONDER LIEF, Feature
2004 - STEVE + SKY, Feature
Cast & Crew
Directed by: Felix van Groeningen, Charlotte Vandermeersch
Written by: Felix van Groeningen, Charlotte Vandermeersch
Produced by: Mario Gianani, Lorenzo Gangarossa, Hans Everaert, Stéphane Parthenay, Massimiliano Orfei
Cinematography: Ruben Impens
Editing: Nico Leunen
Production Design: Massimiliano Nocente
Costume Design: Francesca Brunori
Make-Up & Hair: Francesca Tampieri, Sara Jmili
Original Score: Daniel Norgen
Sound: Alessandro Feletti, Andrea Caretti
Visual Effects: Rodolfo Migliari
Casting: Francesco Vedovati
Cast: Luca Marinelli (Pietro), Alessandro Borghi (Bruno), Elena Lietti (Francesca), Filippo Timi (Giovanni), Elisabetta Mazzullo (Lara), Cristiano Sassella (Young Bruno), Lupo Barbiero (Young Pietro 1)
Nominations and Awards
- Feature Film Selection 2022