The Stopover

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The Stopover
Voir du pays.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Delphine Coulin
Muriel Coulin
Produced by Denis Freyd
Screenplay by Delphine Coulin
Muriel Coulin
Based on Voir du pays
by Delphine Coulin
Starring Soko
Ariane Labed
Cinematography Jean-Louis Vialard
Edited by Laurence Briaud
Distributed by Diaphana Films (France)
Release date
  • 17 May 2016 (2016-05-17) (Cannes)
  • 7 September 2016 (2016-09-07) (France)
Running time
102 minutes
Country France
Language French
Budget $3.5 million
Box office $227.000[1]

The Stopover (French: Voir du pays) is a 2016 French film directed by Delphine and Muriel Coulin. The film premiered at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival in the Un Certain Regard section where the sisters won the award for Best Screenplay.[2][3]


Two young French soldiers take a three-day leave in Cyprus after finishing their tour of duty in Afghanistan.



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  2. ^ BACLE, ARIANA. "Cannes Film Festival reveals 2016 lineup". Retrieved 14 April 2016.
  3. ^ Tartaglione, Nancy. "Un Certain Regard Winners: 'The Happiest Day', 'Captain Fantastic's Matt Ross, 'The Red Turtle' – Cannes". Retrieved 21 May 2016.

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