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ROADS

by Sebastian Schipper

synopsis

A young man from the Congo in search of his brother attempts to cross Europe's borders. In Morocco, he teams up with a sharp-witted British runaway who pinched his stepfather's recreational vehicle in order to escape from a family holiday. On their journey, the disparate duo have to make decisions that will also influence the lives of others. 

international title: Roads
original title: Roads
working title: Caravan
country: Germany, France
sales agent: HanWay Films
year: 2019
genre: fiction
directed by: Sebastian Schipper
film run: 99'
release date: DE 30/05/2019, FR 17/07/2019
screenplay: Sebastian Schipper, Oliver Ziegenbalg
cast: Fionn Whitehead, Ben Chaplin, Moritz Bleibtreu, Claudia Trujillo, Kris Hunter, Stéphane Bak, Ricard Balada, Josep Maria Alejandre
cinematography by: Matteo Cocco
film editing: Monica Coleman
art director: Chloé Cambournac
costumes designer: Jürgen Doering
producer: David Keitsch, Sebastian Schipper
co-producer: Maren Ade, Jonas Dornbach, Christiane Dressler, Kalle Friz, Isabel Hund, Janine Jackowski, Jean-Christophe Reymond
line producer: Jakob Neuhäusser
production: Missing Link Films, Kazak Productions, Komplizen Film, StudioCanal, WDR Westdeutscher Rundfunk, ARTE France, ARD Degeto Film GMBH, Radical Media
backing: Eurimages
distributor: StudioCanal Germany, Rezo Films
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