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by Christian Carion


Moscow, 1981. A KGB colonel – who is disgusted by the current state of Soviet politics – decides to break away from the system. With the help of a French engineer, he takes part, despite himself, in a major historical event: the collapse of the Eastern bloc.

international title: The Farewell Case
original title: L'Affaire Farewell
country: France
sales agent: Pathé International
year: 2009
genre: fiction
directed by: Christian Carion
film run: 113'
release date: BE 23/09/2009, FR 23/09/2009, GR 26/11/2009, PT 15/07/2010, IE 029/04/2011, GB 29/04/2011, ES 05/08/2011
screenplay: Christian Carion, Eric Raynaud
cast: Guillaume Canet, Alexandra Maria Lara, Emir Kusturica, Willem Dafoe, Philippe Magnan, Niels Arestrup, David Soul
cinematography by: Walther van den Ende
film editing: Andrea Sedlácková
art director: Jean-Michel Simonet
costumes designer: Corinne Jorry
producer: Christophe Rossignon, Bertrand Faivre, Philip Boëffard
production: Nord-Ouest Films, Le Bureau, Pathé Films
distributor: Pathé Distribution, Valentim de Carvalho Multimédia, A Contracorriente Films


main awards/selection

Telluride Film Festival 2009
Toronto International Film Festival 2009
The Jameson Dublin International Film Festival 2010
Glasgow Film Festival 2010
Newport Beach International Film Festival 2010
Seattle International Film Festival 2010
Helsinki International Film Festival 2010

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