Summer Hours

L'Heure d'été

L

Genre

Drama

Director

Olivier Assayas

Run time

1h 43min

Cast

Juliette Binoche, Charles Berling, Jérémie Renier, Edith Scob, Dominique Reymond, Valérie Bonneton, Eric Elmosnino

In a small town, Hélène is a family matriarch who has devoted her life to preserving the legacy of her artist uncle. However, while her eldest son, Frédéric, wants to preserve her home after her passing, she harbors no such illusions as she prepares her legacy. After her death, her children realize what she anticipated as they come to terms with their inheritance's place in their own lives. In the resulting disposition of their mother's assets, treasured heirlooms of a romantic family past drift away even as their changing modern world confronts the value of their memories.

France 2007

Duration: 103 min

Director: Olivier Assayas

Genre

Drama

Director

Olivier Assayas

Run time

1h 43min

Cast

Juliette Binoche, Charles Berling, Jérémie Renier, Edith Scob, Dominique Reymond, Valérie Bonneton, Eric Elmosnino

In a small town, Hélène is a family matriarch who has devoted her life to preserving the legacy of her artist uncle. However, while her eldest son, Frédéric, wants to preserve her home after her passing, she harbors no such illusions as she prepares her legacy. After her death, her children realize what she anticipated as they come to terms with their inheritance's place in their own lives. In the resulting disposition of their mother's assets, treasured heirlooms of a romantic family past drift away even as their changing modern world confronts the value of their memories.

France 2007

Duration: 103 min

Director: Olivier Assayas

Info

Rating

For All Audiences

Production year

2007

Local distributor

Kultuurikuld MTÜ

In cinema

10/26/2013