Title: Evolution

Release: 2015

Rating: 6

Language: French

Country: France, Belgium, Spain

Runtime: 81

Genre: Drama,Mystery,Sci-Fi


Release 2015
Rating 6
Language French
Country France, Belgium, Spain
Runtime 81
Genre Drama,Mystery,Sci-Fi



Nicolas is a boy living on a remote island set in the future, or another planet - or is it a dream? His village consists of white-painted houses located above the sea with a volcanic rock and black sand coastline, populated by young women and boys all of a similar age to Nicolas. Whilst swimming, Nicolas makes a discovery in the ocean, which is shrugged off by his mother, who, like all the women in the town has tied-back hair, is pale and wears a simple thin beige dress. Nicolas is curious, thinks that he is being lied to and starts to explore his environment, witnessing some unsettling scenes. He then finds himself taken to a hospital-like building where he, along with the others, undergoes a series of medical procedures by the women, dressed as nurses. He is befriended by one nurse, who becomes instrumental in the film's denouement. The film is not easy to categorise; it is not only enigmatic but beautifully filmed with deeply poetic imagery. It reflects the fear of the unknown, ...

Director :

Lucile Hadzihalilovic

Writer :

Lucile Hadzihalilovic, Alante Kavaite, Geoff Cox (in collaboration with)

Actors :