Black Ocean Noir Ocean Marion Hänsel

Black Ocean

By

Marion Hänsel

With: Nicolas Robin, Adrien Jolivet, Romain David, Nicolas Gob

Three young boys aboard a French naval vessel in 1974, unaware of the risks they run and the dramatic effects on our planet, take part in the nuclear tests in Mururoa, in the Pacific. A raw acerbic story about the relationships of the men on board, confronted with discipline, violence, occasionally friendship but most of all by a solitude and distress that cannot be shared and is much too heavy to bear when one is only 18.

Festivals & Awards

Venice Film Festival – Venice Days – 2010

Toronto International Film Festival – 2010

Busan International Film Festival – 2010

Original title: Noir Ocean

Production: Man's Film - ASAP Film - Neue Pegasos Film

Nationality: Belgium - Germany - France

Year of production: 2010

Running time: 90'

Language: French

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