Directer:Bouli Lanners Producer:Jacques-Henri Bronckart, Jani Thiltges
Writter:Bouli Lanners, Elise Ancion Music:Bram Van Parys (the Bony King of Nowhere) Cinematography:Jean-Paul De Zaeytijd Editor:Ewin Ryckaert Running time:84 min Country:Belgium Language:French Genre:Drama Subtitle: English/ไทย Starring:Zacharie Chasseriaud as Zak, Martin Nissen as Seth, Paul Bartel as Danny,
Didier Toupy as the dealer, Karim Leklou as Angel,
Marthe Keller as Rosa, Gwen Berrou as Marth
ตัวอย่างเพลงประกอบ: เมื่อสั่ง Les Geants แถม CD เพลงประกอบภาพยนตร์เรื่องนี้ให้ด้วยอีก1แผ่นครับ ผลงานของ the Bony King of Nowhere เป็นเพลงและดนตรีประกอบจากภาพยนตร์ และ เพลงโบนัสจากอัลบัมเดี่ยวของเขาแถมมาด้วย
The Giants (French: Les géants) is a 2011 Belgian drama film directed by Bouli Lanners, written by Lanners and Elise Ancion, starring Zacharie Chasseriaud, Martin Nissen, Paul Bartel, Didier Toupy, Karim Leklou, Marthe Keller and Gwen Berrou. Shot in the Ardennes in Belgium and Luxembourg, produced by Jacques-Henri Bronckart and Jani Thiltges for Versus Production, it was released in Belgium on October 12, 2011.
The Giants had its world premiere in the Directors'' Fortnight at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival on May 20, where it won the SACD Prize and the Art Cinema Award. It has received high praise from film critics and is considered one of the best Belgian films of that year, winning five Magritte Awards, including Best Film and Best Director.
Abandoned at their late grandfather''s house for the summer, teenage brothers Zak and Seth are left to their own devices. With the endless possibilities of summer fun and adventure to be had in the idyllic Belgian countryside, they feel the world is their oyster. But when money runs short and with no help in sight, the boys scheme to support themselves by renting their deceased grandfather''s house to a local drug dealer, but things don''t go exactly as planned.
Brothers Seth and Zak, 15 and 13 & 3/4 are spending the summer in their deceased grandfather''s house, waiting in vain for their mother, who is otherwise busy, and running low on cash. To make some money they decide to rent out the house to a local drug dealer, but things don''t go exactly as planned...
The film premiered on 20 May in the Directors'' Fortnight at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival. The film was subsequently screened at various film festivals, including Festival International du Film Francophone de Namur and BFI London Film Festival, and premiered in the United States at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival on January 27, 2011. The Belgian regular release was on 12 October 2011 through O''Brother Distribution. Haut et Court bought the distribution rights for France and Eye Film Instituut bought the Dutch distribution. The film was released in France on 2 November 2011 and in the Netherlands on 26 January 2012. As of November 6, 2011, The Giants has grossed $211,657 in Belgium and $119,816 in France. Following its wins at the 2nd Magritte Awards, it was announced O’Brother Distribution would re-release the film in Belgium on 8 February 2012.
The Giants was released on DVD on March 7, 2012 in France. The home edition contains a making-of and a music video for the theme song by Bram Van Parys."The Bony King of Nowhere"