Atarrabi and Mikelats
Atarrabi et Mikelats
France, Belgium | 2020 | DCP | Color | 123 min | Eugène Green
MONDAY 5 | CINEMEX INSURGENTES SALA 5 | 17:30 HRS. | 123 MIN.
THURSDAY 8 | CINETECA NACIONAL SALA 3 | 17:00 HRS. | 123 MIN.
Director: Eugène Green
Screenplay: Eugène Green
Producer: Julien Naveau
Cinematography: Raphaël O’Byrne
Editing: Laurence Larre
Sound: Jean Minondo
Production Company: Noodles Production, Kafard Films
Cast: Saia Hiriart, Lukas Hiriart, Ainara Leemans, Thierry Biscary, Pablo Lasa.
The goddess Mari entrusts the Devil his two sons, born from a mortal father, for their education. When they reach their majority, one, Mikelats, decides to stay with the master, while the other, Atarrabi, fled. But the Devil managed to hold his shadow.
Born in New York, Eugène Green lives in France since 1969, where he has adopted the nationality and language. His published books include essays, poetry, and six novels. Also as a filmmaker, he has written and directed seven feature films: Toutes les nuits, Le monde vivant, Le Pont des Arts, La religieuse portugaise, La sapienza, Faire la parole, (documentary film), and Le fils de Joseph.
New York Film Festival –Official Selection – 2020, USA