Souvenir (2016 film)
|Directed by||Bavo Defurne|
|Written by||Bavo Defurne|
|Produced by||Yves Verbraeken, Caroline Bonmarchand|
|Starring||Isabelle Huppert |
|Edited by||Sophie Vercruysse|
|Music by||Pink Martini|
Avenue B Productions
|Distributed by||ARP Distribution (France)|
Pathé International (World)
A forgotten singer, who once participated in Eurovision, meets a young boxer who will try to convince her to make a comeback.
- Isabelle Huppert as Liliane.
- Alice D'Hauwe as Young Liliane.
- Kévin Azaïs as Jean.
- Johan Leysen as Tony.
- Carlo Ferrante as Rudi Riva.
On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the film holds an approval rating of 46% based on 26 reviews, with an average rating of 5.4/10. Metacritic gave the film a score of 49 out of 100 based on 10 critical reviews, indicating "mixed or average reviews".
Bavo Defurne was nominated for the Ensor (award), the Flanders equivalent of the Oscars, for Best Direction for the film in 2017. Other nominations included Best Make-up, Best Art Direction and Best Actor for Kévin Azaïs. The film won the Ensor for Best Costume Design.
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