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EDEN

by Michael Hofmann

synopsis

Set in a spa town, the story of a platonic love between Gregor—head chef who is as eccentric as he is overweight—and Eden, a married woman. Gregor's "Cucina erotica" brings a spark to Eden's life and her dull marriage, while the chef continues his passion for cooking up ever more ridiculous recipes.

international title: Eden
original title: Eden
country: Germany
sales agent: The Match Factory
year: 2006
genre: fiction
directed by: Michael Hofmann
film run: 98'
release date: NL 02/11/2006, BE 27/12/2006
screenplay: Michael Hofmann
cast: Josef Ostendorf, Charlotte Roche, Max Rüdlinger, Roeland Wiesnekker, Pascal Ulli, Nicolas Rosat, Jean-Pierre Cornu, Monica Gubser
cinematography by: Jutta Pohlmann
film editing: Bernhard Wießner, Isabel Meier
music: Christoph M. Kaiser, Julian Maas
producer: Michael Jungfleisch, Peter Reichenbach, Andi Huber, Robby Geisler, Frank Evers, Christian Colmorgen
production: Gambit Film, C-Films, SRF - Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, Teleclub
distributor: Cinemien (NL), Hidalgo (NO), ICA (UK), Abc Distribution (BE)