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SECRETS ET MENSONGES
In Competition – Feature Films

SECRETS AND LIES

Directed by : Mike LEIGH

Country : FRANCE, UNITED KINGDOM Length : 142 minutes

Palme d'Or , 1996

Award for Best Actress , 1996

Synopsis

After the death of her adoptive mother, Hortense, a young black 27 year-old woman, decides to find her real mother. She is surprised, when they finally met, to find that her mother, Cynthia, is white and has a 20 year-old daughter. At first Cynthia is distraught at seeing the daughter she had forgotten about a long time ago, and then proceeds to foster a deep relationship with her. Cynthia is then put to the task of making her family accept the fact that she has a black daughter...

Credits

Mike LEIGH - Script / Dialogue

Mike LEIGH - Director

Dick POPE (B.S.C.) - Cinematography

Andrew DICKSON - Music

Jon GREGORY - Film Editor

Alison CHITTY - Set decorator

Casting

Timothy SPALL - Maurice

Brenda BLETHYN - Cynthia

Claire RUSHBROOK - Roxanna

Phyllis LOGAN - Monica

Marianne JEAN-BAPTISTE - Hortense

Lesley MANVILLE - L'assistante sociale

Film Poster © DR

In Competition – Feature Films Released on Mike LEIGH

SECRETS AND LIES

After the death of her adoptive mother, Hortense, a young black 27 year-old woman, decides to find her real mother. She is surprised, when they finall...
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