Le tout nouveau testament
Luxembourg, France, Belgium 2015
He lives in Brussels.
He’s a real bastard, odious with his wife and daughter.
We know a lot about his son, but very little about his daughter.
Her name is Ea and she’s ten years old.
One day, she revolts against her father, hacks his computer and leaks to the entire world their inevitable date of death by SMS…
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After studying film at the INSAS (Brussels) and the National Film School Louis Lumière (Paris), Jaco Van Dormael started his career as a director of children’s theatre plays. He then began directing short films in the early 1980s, several times awarded in festivals. His first feature film, TOTO THE HERO (1991) received the Camera d’Or at Cannes and an EFA, then called Felix, for Best Young Film, Actor, Screenwriter and Cinematographer. In parallel, Jaco Van Dormael is also a theatre and opera director.
INTERVIEW wioth Jaco van Dormael
Cast & Crew
Directed by : Jaco van Dormael
Written by : Jaco van Dormael, Thomas Gunzig
Produced by : Jaco van Dormael, Olivier Rausin, Daniel Marquet
Director of Photography : Christophe Beaucarne
Editor : Hervé de Luze
Production Design : Sylvie Olivé
Costume Design : Caroline Koener
Sound Design : Dominique Warnier, François Dumont, Michel Schillings
Main Cast : Benoît Poelvoorde (God), Catherine Deneuve (Martine), François Damiens (François), Yolande Moreau (God's wife), Pili Groyne (God's daughter)
Nominations and Awards
- European Production Designer 2015
- People's Choice Award 2016
- European Comedy 2015
- EFA Selection 2015