High LifeGermany, France, United States, United Kingdom, 2018 : Alberta Premiere
Monte (Robert Pattinson) and his baby daughter are the last survivors of a damned and dangerous mission to deep space. The crew—death-row inmates led by a doctor (Juliette Binoche) with sinister motives—has vanished. As the mystery of what happened onboard the ship is unravelled, father and daughter must rely on each other to survive as they hurtle toward the oblivion of a black hole. From French director Claire Denis, HIGH LIFE won the FIPRESCI Prize at the San Sebastián International Film Festival.
Toronto International Film Festival 2018
Busan International Film Festival 2018
New York Film Festival 2018
Sitges Film Festival 2018
International Film Festival Rotterdam 2019
Göteborg Film Festival 2019
Claire Denis is a French film director and writer. Her feature film BEAU TRAVAIL (1999) has been called one of the greatest films of the 1990s and one of the best films directed by a woman. Other acclaimed works include TROUBLE EVERY DAY (2001), 35 SHOTS OF RUM (2008), WHITE MATERIAL (2009), and HIGH LIFE (2018).
press for High Life
"High Life is a pensive and profound study of human life on the brink of the apocalypse."- indieWire
"In terms of mood, cosmetics, and rhythm, it's a worthy addition to the great filmmaker's canon."- AV Club
Yorick Le Saux
Winner, FIPRESCI Prize, San Sebastián International Film Festival 2018