The new French feature by legendary filmmaker Aki Kaurismäki LE HAVRE will be released on March 29 2012, by Sharmill Films in Australia. www.sharmillfilms.com.au
Le Havre follows Marcel Marx (André Wilms), a former author who has retreated into a voluntary exile in the port city of Le Havre to become a shoe-shiner. Marx's life takes an interesting turn when fate suddenly throws in his path an underage immigrant refugee from Africa.
Le Havre features a principally French cast, including André Wilms, Jean-Pierre Daroussin and Jean-Pierre Léaud, as well as Kaurismäki regular Kati Outinen and newcomer Blondin Miguel.
Country of Origin: France Language: French w/ English subtitles Duration: 93 minutes Rating: PG Director: Aki Kaurismäki Starring: André Wilms, Jean-Pierre Daroussin, Kati Outinen, Blondin Miguel, Jean-Pierre Léaud