Kill Me Please is a Franco – Belgian filmdirected by Olias Barco , released in 2010 .
Dr. Kruger dreams of bringing “suicide into modernity”. He offers his patients the service of a clinic where one can die in peace, a glass of champagne in his hand. But in the clinic of “ideal death”, nothing happens as expected.
- Title: Kill Me Please
- Directed by: Olias Barco
- Screenplay : Olias Barco , Stéphane Malandrin and Virgile Bramly
- Images: Frédéric Noirhomme
- Sound: Thomas Berliner
- Editing: Ewin Ryckaert
- Associate production company: Vincent Tavier , Guillaume Malandrin , Philippe Kauffmann , Olias Barco , Stéphane Malandrin , Didier Brunner
- Production companies: La Parti , OxB and Les Armateurs .
- Distribution: The Pact
- Release date: France and Belgium :
The film benefited for its release from an original transmedia operation with a preview of the film on the RTBF site , preceded by a true / false survey broadcast daily on the same site for three weeks, carried out by the journalist Jérôme Colin , also an actor in the film, on the real / false suicide clinic whose Facebook profile and the website were created separately.
- Aurélien Recoing : Doctor Kruger
- Benoît Poelvoorde : Mr. Demanet
- Bouli Lanners : Mr. Vidal
- Virginie Efira : Inspector Evrard
- Virgile Bramly : Virgil
- Daniel Cohen : Jean-Marc
- Saul Rubinek : Jack Breiman
- Stéphanie Crayencour : Sophia
- Gérard Rambert : Mr. Nora
- Vincent Tavier : Mr. Plouvier
- Zazie of Paris : Madame Rachel
- Clara Cleymans : Julia Davidson
- Olga Grumberg : Ingrid
- Philippe Nahon : Mr. Antoine
- Nicolas Buysse : The nurse Luc
- Jérôme Colin : The nurse Bob
- Muriel Bersy : the nurse Muriel
- Ingrid Heiderscheit : Nurse Sylvie
- Stéphane Malandrin : assistant to Dr. Kruger, Steve
The film was filmed in three weeks at the Domaine de Ronchinne , which is located in the vicinity of Crupet , in the province of Namur in Belgium 1 , 2 .
The site also hosted the filming in 2015 of some scenes from the movie The Visitors: The Revolution of Jean-Marie Poiré .
- Marc Aurèle d’Or; Prize of the Critic and Youth Prize (Golden Butterfly ) of the International Film Festival of Rome 2010.
- Prize for Best Director of the Odessa International Film Festival 2011
- Dark Fiction Motion Picture Diploma of the 44th International Festival of Fantastic Film of Catalonia (Sitges 2011)
- Named to the Magritte du cinéma 2012 for the best actor in a supporting role ( Bouli Lanners ) and the best actress in a supporting role ( Virginie Efira )
Notes and references
- ↑ http://www.flickr.com/photos/14401918@N04/5147803381/ [ archive ]
- ↑ http://mademoisellezazou.over-blog.com/article-bruxelles-usa-60779028.html [ archive ]