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50th Directors’ Fortnight May 9-19, 2018

The Other Side Of Sleep

Fortnight 2011, Feature film, 1h31

Synopsis

A sleepwalker since childhood, Arlene works in the local factory of the small Irish rural town she grew up in. When a young woman is found dead in the woods, Arlene immediately channels her own mother’s disappearance, twenty years ago. Increasingly drawn to the girl’s family – her accused boyfriend and grieving sister, Arlene barricades herself in at night, depriving herself of sleep. Deep in emotional turmoil, her sleeping and waking realities soon blur, as the community searches to find the killer.
« A waking dream, a labyrinth that the spectator must work his way through in order to reconstitute his own interpretation of the story. Breathtaking mise en scène and cinematography. »
Marzena Moskal, selection commitee

Director

Rebecca Daly

After receiving a BA in Theatre and English and an MA in Film Rebecca made two shorts films Joyriders and Hum. Both films were awarded at several festivals. The Other Side of Sleep is Rebecca’s debut feature (developed on the Cannes Cinéfondation Résidence du Festival 2008).

Antonia Campbell-Hughes
Cathy Belton
Finian Robbins
Olwen Fouere
Sam Keeley
Vicky Joyce

Screenplay
Rebecca Daly, Glenn Montgomery

Image
Suzie Lavelle

Sound
Victor Horstink

Editing
Halina Daugrid

Music
Michel Schöpping, Marc Lizier

Set decoration
Eleanor Wood

Production

Fastnet Films
First Floor
75-76 Camden Street Lower
Dublin 2 – Irlande
Tél : +353 1 478 9566
Fax : +353 1 478 9567
www.fastnetfilms.com
enquires@fastnetfilms.com

Co-production

KMH Films (Hongrie)
Rinkel Film BV (Pays-Bas)

Ventes à l’étranger / Foreign sales

Memento Films International
9 Cité Paradis
75010 Paris – France
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Fax : +33 1 42 47 11 24
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Presse  /  press

Memento Films International
Constance Malpel
Déborah Cukierman
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