opening ceremony

June 20th at 8pm - UGC De Brouckère

 

The BRIFF opens its second edition with Elia Suleiman's latest film It must be Heaven (Cannes Film Festival 2019 - Official Competition - Special Mention and FIPRESCI Critics' Prize)


The screening will be followed by a reception at the Village BRIFF.

"IT MUST BE HEAVEN"

by Elia SULEIMAN

"ES escapes from Palestine seeking an alternative homeland, only to find that Palestine is trailing behind him. The promise of a new life turns into a comedy of errors: however far he travels, from Paris to New York, something always reminds him of home.
From award-winning director Elia Suleiman, a comic saga exploring identity, nationality and belonging, in which ES asks the fundamental question: where is the place we can truly call home?
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