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FRAGILE

by Laurent Nègre

synopsis

Having deliberately lost sight of each other because they do not get along, Sam and his sister Catherine must now deal with their mother’s sudden death. All through the night before the funeral, together they seek a way of coming to terms with their sorrow and resolving their longstanding and bitter differences in the face of this tragedy. Because they are young and still have a whole lifetime ahead.

international title: Fragile
original title: Fragile
country: Switzerland
year: 2005
genre: fiction
directed by: Laurent Nègre
film run: 85'
release date: CH 08/02/2006
screenplay: Laurent Nègre
cast: Marthe Keller, Stefanie Günther, Joël Demarty, Louis Charles Finger, Felipe Castro, Sandra Korol, Jean-Marie Daumas
cinematography by: Béatrice Mizrahi
film editing: Julien Sulser
art director: Anne-Carmen Vuilleumier
costumes designer: Jean-François Schmidt
music: Ladislav Agabekov, Jérome Pellegrini, Andrés Garcia
producer: Dan Wechsler
production: Bord Cadre, RTS - Radio Télévision Suisse
backing: Office Fédérale de la Cullture, Département des Affaires Culturelles de la ville de Genève, Département de l'Instruction Publicque du Canton de Genève, Fonds Régio, La Loterie Romande
distributor: Agora Films
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