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130 min.
Canada Canada
Valérie Beaugrand-Champagne, Denis Villeneuve (Play: Wajdi Mouawad)
Grégoire Hetzel
André Turpin
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PHI Films / micro_scope / TS Productions
Drama. Mystery. Thriller | Road Movie. Family Relationships. Lebanese War
Synopsis / Plot
A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey from Canada to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad's acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults' voyage to the core of deep-rooted hatred, never-ending wars and enduring love.
2010: Academy Awards: Nominated to Best Foreign Language Film
2011: BAFTA Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
2011: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
2011: Cesar Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
2010: Genie Awards: Best Film
2010: Toronto International Film Festival: Best Canadian Feature Film
2010: Valladolid International Film Festival Seminci: Best Screenplay
2010: Warsaw Film Festival: Best Film
2011: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
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