L'Étrange Festival - XXIInd edition - September 7 - 18 2016
Version française
Detour poster Detour
Detour poster

Detour

Detour - 2016 - Color - 80 mn - Original version with French subtitles - England, South Africa - Thriller
Directed by : Christopher Smith. Produced by : Head Gear Films, Bankside Films, Kreo Films FZ. Screenplay by : Christopher Smith. Photography : Christopher Ross. Music by : Pablo Clements, James Griffith, Toydrum. With : Tye Sheridan, Emory Cohen, Stephen Moyer
French premiere.

Harper, a yong student, accuses his step-father of the accident which made his mother fall into a coma. As he is drunk one night, he tells to two strangers, Johnny and Cherry, his revenge plan. The couple accepts to take care of the step-father in exchange of 20 000$.

Christopher Smith is one of the spearheads of the Brit’horror movement. After making a survival (Creep), a social satire (Severance), a medieval epic piece (Black Death) and a diabolical temporal loop (Triangle), he’s back with a nervous thriller with an implacable script, an incredible sense of cutting and a great use of split-screen. With Tye Sheridan, seen in Mud, Joe, X-Men: Apocalypse and cast member of the next Spielberg’s film.

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Thursday 15 September 2016 - 19:15 - Showroom 300