SIMON KILLER

Antonio Campos

USA 105 min Fiction

Synopsis

Brady Corbet plays Simon, a recent college graduate full of promise and potential, who goes to Paris to begin a trip around Europe after a bad break-up with his long-time girlfriend. Although he’s leaving behind a bad memory, he can’t manage to shake off his feelings of loss. Like many young people living overseas and away from home for the first time, he’s both an adventurer and an outsider in a very strange land. When Simon falls in love with a young, mysterious prostitute, their fateful journey begins.

Director

Antonio Campos

He wrote and directed the critically acclaimed feature film Afterschool premiered at the 2008 Cannes Film Festival and was named by Variety as one of the top “10 Directors to Watch.”

Filmography: Simon Killer (2012), Afterschool (2008)

Antonio Campos

Film information

Int. title: Simon Killer
Director: Antonio Campos
Script: Antonio Campos, Brady Corbet, Mati Diop
Contact: Fortissimo Films
With: Brady Corbet, Mati Diop, Constance Rousseau, Lila Salet, Michael Abiteboul, Solo
Country: USA
Year: 2012
Format: Digital
Length: 105 min
Language: English, French
Subtitles: Catalan, English
Edition: 2013