Following a series of unexplained crimes, a father is reunited with the son who has been missing for 10 years. Titane : A metal highly resistant to heat and corrosion, with high tensile strength alloys.
Palme d’Or | Cannes IFF, France, 2021
CAST & CREW
Julia Ducournau, with collaboration of Jacques Akchoti, Simonetta Greggio, Jean-Christophe Bouzy
Director of Photography
Laurie Colson, Lise Péault
Séverin Favriau, Jim Williams
Fabrice Osinski, Séverin Favriau, Stéphane Thiébaut
Vincent Lindon, Agathe Rousselle, Garance Marillier, Laïs Salameh
A graduate of La Fémis in scriptwriting, Julia Ducournau gained attention in 2011 when her short film Junior was selected at the Critics’ Week in Cannes and won the audience award at the festival Premiers Plans in Angers. Her first feature Raw created a shock wave when it was presented in competition at the 2016 Critics’ Week and won the Fipresci Prize. The film went on to screen and win awards at multiple international festivals (Toronto, Sundance, Gerardmer, Sitges ) and was distributed worldwide. She received the 2019 Gan Fondation Award for her second feature Titane, which has been selected for the official competition at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival and won Palme d’Or.
Junior (2011), Raw (2016), Titane (2021)