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Golden Globes 2021: Feature film “Two of Us”, a co-production by Tarantula Productions, nominated in the “Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language”.

Published Monday February 08 2021

The Luxembourg feature film Two of Us (Deux) has been nominated in the “Best Picture – Foreign Language” category of the 2021 Golden Globes  - the most prestigious film and television awards in the United States. Directed by Filippo Meneghetti, it was co-produced by Tarantula Luxembourg (Donato Rotunno and Elise André) with France and Belgium.

The Franco-Belgian-Luxembourg comedy drama had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival and won dozens of international awards including the Best First Film Award and the Best Actress Award for Martine Chevalier and Barbara Sukowa, the film's two lead actresses, at the 2021 Foreign Press Lights.

The film, a tale of lesbian love, was selected to represent France at the 2021 Oscars in the "Best Foreign Language Film" category.

The filming in Luxembourg took place in mid-October 2018 for 20 days. Luxembourg technicians and actors include Céline Bodson (chief sound operator), Angelo Dos Santos (head sound editor), Vitalijus Kiselius (chief electrician), Magdalena Labuz (costumes), Katja Reinert (head make-up), Laurent Wallerang (chief machinist) and actors Eugénie Anselin, Aude-Laurence Biver, Véronique Fauconnet, Denis Jousselin, Stéphane Robles, Gilles Soeder, Hervé Sogne and Jérôme Varanfrain.

The film was screened in Luxembourg in February 2020 and is available on the new Luxembourg platform sooner.lu

 

The 78th edition of the Golden Globe Awards will be presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association on February 28, 2021.

Synopsis: Two retired women, Nina and Madeleine, have been secretly in love for decades. Everybody, including Madeleine’s family, thinks they are simply neighbors, sharing the top floor of their building. They come and go between their two apartments, enjoying the affection and pleasures of daily life together, until an unforeseen event turns their relationship upside down and leads Madeleine’s daughter to gradually unravel the truth about them.

Trailer “Two of Us”:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yp9PPAv9PyU

 

https://www.goldenglobes.com/articles/2021-nominations-78th-golden-globe-awards-have-been-announced

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