Anatomy of a Fall

Production Year: 2023

Film Duration: 150 minutes

Directed by: Justine Triet

Country: France

Summary:

Sandra, Samuel, and their 11-year-old son Daniel have been living a secluded life for a year in a remote mountain house. One day, Samuel is found dead on their doorstep. An investigation into the suspected death is opened, and Sandra is quickly accused of murder, despite the unclear cause of death. Was it suicide or homicide?

A year later, Daniel attends his mother’s trial, which serves as a comprehensive dissection of their marital relationship.

Director’s Biography:

Justine Triet graduated from the École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts in Paris. Her early films focused on the individual’s place within the group. She has received numerous awards, and her film “Anatomy of a Fall” won the Golden Palm award at the Cannes Film Festival, 2023 edition.

Justine Triet’s films are characterized by her unique style and humane vision. She is known for her ability to explore complex emotions and personal relationships.