Slack Boy: Bruno Dumont’s Surreal Comedy, Award Nominee

Bruno Dumont’s Slack Bay, like Verhoeven’s Elle, competed at the 2017 Cannes Film Fest.

Nominated for 9 Cesar Awards (French Oscars), this surreal comedy set at the beginning of the 20th century in a Northern France suburb where two peculiar families clash.

The film’s all-stars cast includes Juliette Binoche and Fabrice Luchini. The movie was produced by Rachid Bouchareb and Jean Brehat.