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741 Ratings

Slack Bay

Ma Loute

Directed by Bruno Dumont
Germany, France, 2016
Comedy, Drama, Mystery


Northern France, 1910. The bourgeois Van Peteghem family return to their towering mansion above ‘Slack Bay’ every summer. An unlikely romance blossoms between the mischievous Bille Van Peteghem and local mussel-gatherer, ‘Ma Loute’. Meanwhile, a series of mysterious disappearances are taking place.

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Slack Bay Directed by Bruno Dumont

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2016 | Winner: Best Synchronised Music (Cannes Soundtrack Award)

César Awards

2017 | 9 nominations including: Best Film

Seville European Film Festival

2016 | 2 wins including: Best Film

Lumiere Awards

2017 | Nominee: Most Promising Actress

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