THE BIG HIT (2020)
Film Season 2022/23
The Big Hit (Un triomphe, France, 2020, 106 min.)
The Big Hit is a warm-hearted and humorous tribute to fellowship, mutual trust and the liberating power of the arts. The film fascinated festival audiences and won the European Film Award for Best Comedy.
Director: Emmanuel Courcol
Screenplay: Emmanuel Courcol in colaboration with Thierryjem de Carbonnièresom in Khaledom Amarajem
Cinematography: Yann Maritaud
Cast: Kad Merad, David Ayala, Lamine Cissokho, Sofian Khammes, Pierre Lottin, Wabinlé Nabié, Alexandre Medvedev, Saïd Benchnafa, Marina Hands, Laurent Stocker
Festivals, Awards: Cannes; European Film Award for Best Comedy; Angoulême (audience award, best actor award); Art Film Fest Košice (audience award); Victoria Film Festival (audience award)
Distribution: FIVIA – Vojnik
Etienne, an often out of work but endearing actor, runs a theater workshop in a prison, where he brings together an unlikely troupe of prisoners to stage Samuel Beckett’s famous play Waiting for Godot. When he is allowed to take the colorful band of convicts on a tour outside of prison, Etienne finally has the chance to thrive.
Regular: 5 €
Reduced*: 4 €
*for children, students and pensioners
Contact and Information
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The tickets can be bought at the Box Office of the Nova Gorica Arts Center or through online sales.