Excess Will Save Us
Subtitles: English, Spanish
Runtime: 100 mins.
Morgane returns to her village after a terrorist alert was triggered due to a resident seeing a ghost. As she films her relatives in their power dynamics, she understands that they are more connected to this event than she thought. Through the making of the film, she gets closer to her dad and her cousin, who share the same dream: leaving the village.
French filmmaker based in Sweden. She studied Cinema at the New Sorbonne University in Paris and Film Production at Cannes. Her first short film The Day (2018) was selected by the Göteborg IFF. Excess Will Save Us (2019) was awarded Best Short Film at Tempo Documentary Film Festival and Clermont-Ferrand. Excess Will Save Us (2022) marks her feature film debut.
Cast Patrick Petit, Kim Truong, Roger Petit, Jean-Benoît Ugeux, Marie-Christine Carlier, Bernard Petit, Morgane Dziurla-Petit
Cinematography: Filip Lyman
Production: Fredrik Lange
Screenplay: Morgane Dziurla-Petit
Editing: Patrik Forsell
Sound: Gustaf Berger