"Sister": North American Premiere
Posted at 2:13 PM (PDT) on Tuesday, May 1, 2012

2012 Los Angeles Film Festival Line-Up (June 14 - 24)

This year’s Festival will screen a diverse slate of nearly 200 feature films, shorts, and music videos, representing more than 30 countries, along with signature programs such as the Filmmaker Retreat, Poolside Chats, Coffee Talks, Music Events and more. Check back May 15 for the complete Festival schedule!


Sister – Switzerland (DIRECTOR Ursula Meier - WRITERS Antoine Jaccoud, Ursula Meier - PRODUCERS Denis Freyd, Ruth Waidburger - CAST Léa Seydoux, Kacey Mottet Klein, Gillian Anderson)

Simon is a 12-year-old thief who steals equipment from rich tourists at a luxurious Swiss ski resort, then descends to the industrial town below where he lives with his jobless, irresponsible sister. This stunning tale of secrets and lies won the Silver Bear in Berlin. ★ North American Premiere