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Litigante

Litigante

Franco Lolli

Colombia, France | 2019 | Genre: Drama | second feature film | running time: 95’

"A moving tribute to maternal strength."
Fionnuala Halligan - Screen Daily

TFL Awards

TFL Co-Production Award 2017 (€ 50.000)
with the support of the Creative Europe – MEDIA Programme of the European Union

festivals & awards

Special Screenings - Opening Film, Cannes Critics' Week 2019

synopsis

Between raising her young son, taking care of her ill-tempered, cancer-battling mother, navigating her career as a top-notch lawyer dealing with a major corruption scandal, Silvia could very well be on the verge of a nervous breakdown. And what if the answer to all this was simply... love?

info

The Defendant
original title

Litigante

genre

Drama

country

Colombia, France

running time

95’

produced by

Evidencia Films – Colombia

in co-production with

Les Films du Worso – France
SRAB Films – France

directed by

Franco Lolli

written by

Franco Lolli, Marie Amachoukeli, Virginie Legeay

sales

Kinology

Silvia quits her job as a lawyer only to take on her biggest case yet: how to become a mother.
TFL Programmes

FeatureLab 360 2017

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Franco Lolli

Scriptwriter, Film Director, Production

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Virginie Legeay

Scriptwriter

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Christophe Barral

Production