White Material with To the Devil

Approx. Duration: 2 hour 28 minutes

TIFF Cinematheque - Retrospective

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Isabelle Huppert stars as a French plantation owner in post-colonial Africa fighting to hang onto her property while civil war rages around her, in Claire Denis' nightmarish combination of character study and post-colonial allegory.

Films in White Material with To the Devil

    • To the Devil
    • Aller au diable
    • Claire Denis
    • Commissioned as part of the Jeonju Digital Project, To the Devil blends elements of autobiography with documentary interviews as Denis and actor Jean-Christophe Folly travel to French Guiana to research an upcoming feature film about the Alukus, a group of escaped former slaves who established their own society in defiance of corrupt local governments.

    • White Material
    • Claire Denis
    • Isabelle Huppert stars as a French plantation owner in post-colonial Africa fighting to hang onto her property while civil war rages around her, in Claire Denis' nightmarish combination of character study and post-colonial allegory.