Ni le ciel ni la terre

The Wakhan Front
Director
Clément Cogitore
Country
France, Belgium
Year
2015
Genre
Fiction
Scriptwriters
Clément Cogitore
Cast
Jérémie Renier, Swann Arlaud, Kévin Azaïs, Marc Robert, Finnegan Oldfield, Clément Bresson, Sâm Mirhosseini
Production
KAZAK PRODUCTIONS. Co-production with TARANTULA.

Storyline

Afghanistan 2014. While troops are on the verge of withdrawal, Captain Antarès Bonassieu and his section are assigned a control and surveillance mission in a remote valley of the Wakhan, on the Pakistan border. Despite their determination, Antarès and his men gradually lose control of what is supposedly a calm sector. Then one September night, soldiers in the valley mysteriously disappear.

Festivals & Academy awards and others

Festival de Cannes 2015
Semaine de la Critique
Sitges Film Festival 2015
New Visions

Lumière Awards 2016
Nominated to Best actress, Prix Heike Hurst du Premier film
César 2016
Nominated