52nd edition

Oļeg

Fortnight 2019, Feature film, 1h48
World premiere

Synopsis

Latvian Oleg tries to make a living and finds a job in his profession, in a meat factory in Brussels. Betrayed by a colleague, this job doesn’t last. Oleg is then sheltered by the Polish migrant-worker mafia.

Casting

  • Anna Prochniak
  • Dawid Ogrodnik
  • Valentin Novopolskij

Team

screenplay
Juris Kursietis, Līga Celma-Kursiete, Kaspars Odiņš

photography
Bogumil Godfrejow

sound
Vytis Puronas

production design
Laura Dišlere, Stephan Rubens

editing
Matyas Veress

Production

production
Tasse Film
Blaumanu street 34
Riga, LV1011 – Lettonie
C : +371 26466014 / +371 2615 6356
aija@tasse.lv, alise@tasse.lv
www.tasse.lv

coproduction
Iota Production (Belgique)
In Script (Lituanie)
Arizona Productions (France)

foreign sales
Best Friend Forever
Rue du Géomètre, 10
1080 Brussels – Belgium
martin@bffsales.eu
www.bestfriendforever.be

distribution
Arizona Distribution
18 rue des Cendriers
75020 Paris – France
T : +33 9 54 52 55 72
benedicte@arizonafilms.net
www.arizonafilms.fr

publicist
France
Ciné-Sud Promotion
Claire Viroulaud & Mathilde Cellier
T : +33 1 44 54 54 77
claire@cinesudpromotion.com
mathilde@cinesudpromotion.com

Screen shots

Title in Original Version : Oleg

Cannes projection

May 17
14h45
Théâtre Croisette

May 18
11h30
Cinéma Les Arcades / Salle 1

21h30
Studio 13

May 19
11h30
Théâtre de La Licorne

Press release

Impressionnant de réalisme /// France Info

this stirring drama grows darker and more despairing /// The Hollywood Reporter

un coup de poing déchirant /// Ecran Large