Project Description

2013
BROKEN CIRCLE BREAKDOWN by FELIX VAN GROENINGEN

The Broken Circle Breakdown is a 2012 Belgian drama film directed by Felix Van Groeningen. Based on the play written by Johan Heldenbergh and Mieke Dobbels, its main characters are Didier, played by Heldenbergh, and Elise, played by actress/singer Veerle Baetens. Young newcomer Nell Cattrysse is their ill daughter Maybelle.

The film was selected as the Belgian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 86th Academy Awards,and was nominated.It was the winner of the 2013 LUX Prize.