In the House (film)

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In the House
Dans la maison (film).jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed by François Ozon
Produced by Eric Altmeyer
Nicolas Altmeyer
Claudie Ossard
Screenplay by François Ozon
Based on The Boy in the Last Row 
by Juan Mayorga
Starring Fabrice Luchini
Ernst Umhauer
Kristin Scott Thomas
Emmanuelle Seigner
Denis Menochet
Yolande Moreau
Music by Philippe Rombi
Cinematography Jérôme Alméras
Mandarin Cinéma
Distributed by Mars Distribution
Release dates
  • 10 September 2012 (2012-09-10) (Toronto Film Festival)
  • 3 October 2012 (2012-10-03) (France)
Country France
Language French
Budget €9.21 million[1]
Box office $20,247,672[2]

In the House (French: Dans la maison) is a French film directed by François Ozon. It is based on the play The Boy in the Last Row by Juan Mayorga.

The film was awarded the main prize at the 2012 San Sebastián International Film Festival, the Golden Shell, as well as the Jury Prize for Best Screenplay.[3]



François Ozon adapted the screenplay from the Spanish writer Juan Mayorga's play The Boy in the Last Row. The film was produced through Mandarin Cinéma for a budget of 9.2 million euro. It received support from France 2 Cinéma and Mars Films. Filming took place during eight weeks in August and September 2011.[4]


The film opened in France on 3 October 2012 through Mars Distribution.[5]


Rotten Tomatoes gives the film a score of 86% based on reviews from 37 critics.[6]


  1. ^ "Dans la maison". JP Box Office. Retrieved 2014-02-05. 
  2. ^ "DANS LA MAISON (2012)". JP' Box-Office. Retrieved 2012-09-10. 
  3. ^ "Official Selection Awards". San Sebastián International Film Festival. 29 September 2012. Retrieved 2 October 2012. 
  4. ^ Lemercier, Fabien (2011-10-18). "Details revealed about Ozon’s Dans La Maison". Retrieved 2012-04-05. 
  5. ^ "Dans la maison". AlloCiné (in French). Retrieved 2012-04-05. 
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