“Dheepan” Trailer

Director: Jacques Audiard (A Prophet, Rust and Bone)

Starring: Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby, Vincent Rottiers

Synopsis: Three strangers, fleeing from a war-torn country, must play themselves off as a family in order to escape their past and survive in a new city.

Notes: Winning the Palme D’Or will always put a spotlight on any film. Luckily, Jacques Audiard has already gained enough prestigious for audiences to be excited for his most recent work. His attention to characters and depth make it easier to anticipate such a film where three different people, coming from three different lives, could could present one surprise after another.