Teddy

Director:Ludovic BoukhermaZoran Boukherma

Cast:Anthony Bajon (You Deserve a Lover, Silver Bear winner for Best Actor in The Prayer), Noémie Lvovsky (Camille Rewinds, House of Tolerance)

Language:
  • french

Running time:88min.

Year of production:2020

Synopsis

WE WERE RAISED IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE IN LOT-ET-GARONNE, IN THE CORN FIELDS. MONSTERS SAVED US FROM BEING BORED TO DEATH AS TEENAGERS. OUR MOTHER, A FAN OF STEPHEN KING, TAUGHT US ABOUT THEM SINCE WE WERE TODDLERS. SO MONSTERS BECAME OUR FRIENDS, WE IMAGINED THEM WALKING IN THE DESERT STREETS OF OUR SMALL VILLAGE. WITH TEDDY WE WANT TO DIRECT A FANTASY GENRE FILM SET IN A CURRENT REALISTIC FRENCH COUNTRYSIDE. – Ludovic & Zoran Boukherma

France, Pyrénées. Twentysomething Teddy lives in a foster home and works as a temp in a massage parlor. Rebecca, his girlfriend, will soon graduate. A scorching hot summer begins. But Teddy is scratched by a beast in the woods: the wolf that local angry farmers have been hunting for months. As weeks go by, animal pulsions soon start to overcome the young man…

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