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by Mathieu Gérault


The journey of Christian Lafayette, a French soldier who, in the aftermath of a murderous ambush in Afghanistan, has returned to France. Soon mixed up in trafficking opium with Mounir, his brother in arms who was wounded in the ambush, Lafayette, a foster child and tormented war hero, chooses a new family and life – a criminal’s life. To escape this vicious circle of violence, Christian must learn how to love.

international title: South Sentinel
original title: Sentinelle sud
country: France
sales agent: Be for Films
year: 2022
genre: fiction
directed by: Mathieu Gérault
film run: 97'
release date: FR 27/04/2022
screenplay: Mathieu Gérault
cast: Niels Schneider, Sofian Khammes, India Hair, Denis Lavant, Thomas Daloz, Maryne Bertieaux
cinematography by: Laurent Brunet
film editing: Guerric Catala
costumes designer: Judith de Luze
music: Evgueni Galperine, Sacha Galperine
producer: David Coujard
production: Agat Films & Cie / Ex Nihilo
distributor: UFO Distribution

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