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896 Ratings


L'enfant d'en haut

Directed by Ursula Meier
Switzerland, France, 2012


A luxury ski resort in Switzerland. 12-year-old Simon lives in the industrial valley below, with his jobless sister. Every day, he takes the ski-lift to the opulent ski world above, stealing equipment from the rich tourists to resell to the local kids back down.

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Sister Directed by Ursula Meier

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2012 | 2 wins including: Silver Bear

Independent Spirit Awards

2013 | Nominee: Best International Film

César Awards

2013 | Nominee: Most Promising Actor

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