Official Trailer Silent Ones, First Feature Film by Ricky Rijneke.
Starring: Orsi Tóth, Roland Rába.
LOGLINE: After her brother's disappearance, a young Hungarian woman (Orsi Tóth) leaves aboard a cargo ship to keep her promise of finding a better life. A surreal trip on the fragile edge of life and death.
SOME AWARDS, NOMINATIONS, OFFICIAL SELECTIONS:
International Film Festival Rotterdam (Nomination Tiger Award)
Les Rencontres des Cinémas d'Europe (Panorama of European Films) 2014 (November)
New York Independent Film Festival 2014
Winner Best Female Director, Toronto Independent Film Festival 2014
Winner Best Film, Berlin Independent Film Festival 2014
Winner Best Film, Dutch Golden Stone, Netherlands Debut Film Festival
Winner Best Supporting Actor, European Film Festival, Italy
Winner Honorable Mention, Narrative Feature, Los Angeles Women's Ind’ Film 2014
Winner Best Cinematography, Los Angeles Women's Ind’ Film Festival 2014
Winner Best Cinematography, European Film Festival, Italy
Sao Paulo International Film Festival (Nomination New Filmmakers)
T-Mobile New Horizons International Film Festival (Nomination Grand Prix)
Sarajevo International Film Festival
Moscow International Film Festival
Director, Screenplay: Ricky Rijneke
Production company: Rotterdam Films
Original music composed by Andrey Dergatchev
Director of Photography: Gergely Poharnok / Jean-Paul de Zaeytijd
World Sales: WIDE Management / Eye on Film (EoF) Label
For Silent Ones, Rijneke cooperated with European film talent including Berlinale’s shooting star Orsi Tóth (Delta, Women Without Men),
Cinematographers Gergely Pohárnok (Hukkle, Taxidermia) and Jean-Paul de Zaeytijd
(Bouli Lanners’ regular DOP).
Andrey Dergatchev (composer of The Return and The Banishment by Andrey Zvjagintsev) designed the soundscape and composed the music. Actress and singer-songwriter Vanessa Paradis contributed with her famous song ‘Joe Le Taxi’.