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Switzerland's official entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the 82nd Academy Awards, Home is a mesmerizing fable of modern family life starring internationally renowned actress Isabelle Huppert (The Piano Teacher).

Huppert plays Marthe, a happy-go-lucky mother whose family enjoys an idyllic existence in their isolated, ramshackle home, which edges onto an abandoned highway. Almost entirely cut off from society at large, they forge their own utopia. Everything changes when city trucks roll in to complete the road's construction, allowing rush hour traffic to start rumbling by. Refusing to give up their three children resort to increasingly desperate measures to insulate themselves from the pollution creeping inside their windows.

With her debut feature, director Ursula Meier has created "A bewitching dream of a film" (London Telegraph), a funny, moving, and though-provoking drama that tackles issues of environmental anxiety, familial strife, and the essential pleasure of a quiet night inside. With "terrific performances and superb cinematography" (Time Out NY) by Agnes Godard (Beau Travail), Home exhibits a unique f-rce and beauty that is an announcement of a major f-rce and beauty that is an announcement of a major filmmaking talent.

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  • Length
  • Rating NR
  • Released:
  • Added Apr 27 2010
  • Production Year 2009
  • Empire SKU 1531219
  • UPC Code 705105266718
  • Studio  Kino Video
  • Packaging Keep
  • Number of Discs 1
  • Disc SS-DL
  • Subtitles English

Features

"Sl--pless" -- A Short Film By Ursula Meier
Interview With Ursula Meier And Cinematographer Agnes Godard
Theatrical Trailer
Stills Gallery

Audio/Video

  • Audio
    French Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Video
    Widescreen 1.85:1 Color (Anamorphic)

Cast

Production

  • Thierry Spicher
  • Elena Tatti
  • Denis Delcampe

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