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Grand Central

2013, Rebecca Zlotowski


Grand Central is a 2013 French-Austrian romance film co-written and directed by Rebecca Zlotowski. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival where it won the François Chalais Prize.

Gary, an unskilled young man, lands a job as a decontamination sub-contractor at a nuclear power plant in the lower valley of the Rhone. Inducted into the workforce by supervisor Gilles and veteran Toni, Gary discovers that radiation contamination is not just a risk factor but an everyday hazard. At the same time, he begins an illicit affair with Karole, Toni's fiancée. It turns out that Toni is sterile, and Karole becomes pregnant by Gary.

Indie pop singer Jeremy Jay recorded the song "Ghost Tracks" for the soundtrack.

If you like Grand Central, you might also like Films Directed By Rebecca Zlotowski, Films Shot In Austria, French Romantic Drama Films, and 2010s French-language Films.

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