Since Otar Left


1h 42m 2004

Brief Synopsis

The one joy in the lives of a mother and daughter comes from the regular letters sent to them from Paris from the family's adored son, Otar. When the daughter finds out that Otar has died suddenly, she tries to conceal the truth from her mother, changing the course of their lives forever.

Film Details

Also Known As
Cartas de Paries, Depuis qu'Otar est Parti, Seit Otar fort ist
Release Date
2004
Production Company
Arte; Arte France Cinéma; Canal Plus; Celluloid Dreams; Entre Chien Et Loup; StudioCanal
Distribution Company
Zeitgeist Films; Abc Distribution; Agora Films (Switzerland); Alfa Films; Arthaus (Norway); Cinemien; Haut Et Court; Palace Films; Pandora Film Produktion; Studiocanal UK; Transeuropa Films; Zeitgeist Films; Zeitgeist Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 42m

Synopsis

The one joy in the lives of a mother and daughter comes from the regular letters sent to them from Paris from the family's adored son, Otar. When the daughter finds out that Otar has died suddenly, she tries to conceal the truth from her mother, changing the course of their lives forever.

Film Details

Also Known As
Cartas de Paries, Depuis qu'Otar est Parti, Seit Otar fort ist
Release Date
2004
Production Company
Arte; Arte France Cinéma; Canal Plus; Celluloid Dreams; Entre Chien Et Loup; StudioCanal
Distribution Company
Zeitgeist Films; Abc Distribution; Agora Films (Switzerland); Alfa Films; Arthaus (Norway); Cinemien; Haut Et Court; Palace Films; Pandora Film Produktion; Studiocanal UK; Transeuropa Films; Zeitgeist Films; Zeitgeist Films

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 42m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the Grand Prix Lycos in the Critcs' Week sidebar at the 2003 Cannes Film Festival.

Released in United States Spring April 30, 2004

Released in United States May 14, 2004

Released in United States on Video January 25, 2005

Feature directorial debut for Julie Bertuccelli.

Released in United States Spring April 30, 2004

Released in United States May 14, 2004 (Los Angeles)

Released in United States on Video January 25, 2005

Co-winner of the 2004 award for Special Recognition For Excellence In Filmmaking by the National Board of Review (NBR).