Happy End

France, Germany, Austria, 2017, 107 min.

Director

Michael Haneke

Producer

Margaret Ménégoz

Scenario

Michael Haneke

Rights Holder

Les Films du Losange

Rights Holder for Belarus

Russian World Vision

DOP

Christian Berger

Cast

Isabelle Huppert, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Mathieu Kassovitz, Fantine Harduin, Franz Rogowski, Laura Verlinden

Production

Les Films Du Losange, X Filme Creative Pool, Wega Film

“All around us, the world, and we, in its midst, blind.” A snapshot from the life of a bourgeois European family.

HONORS
2017 Cannes IFF (France) – Official Competition
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Michael Haneke

Austrian director and set designer of German origin. Teaches directing at the Vienna Film Academy. In 2009, his film THE WHITE RIBBON won the Golden Palm at the Cannes Film Festival, as well as the Golden Globe award for the best foreign language film. The Golden Palm for the film AMOUR in 2012, allowed him to enter the elite club of those twice awarded with the highest award of the Cannes Festival. The film also received an Oscar, a Golden Globe, two BAFTA prizes, four Cesars and many other awards.

Selected filmography

2017 Happy End

2012 Amour

2009 The White Ribbon

2007 Funny Games

2005 Caché

2003 Time of the Wolf

2001 The Piano Teacher