Peter von Kant

63rd TIFF: Greek Premiere

Peter Von Kant, a successful, famous director, lives with his assistant Karl, whom he likes to mistreat and humiliate. Through the great actress Sidonie, he meets and falls in love with Amir, a handsome young man of modest means. He offers to share his apartment and help Amir break into the world of cinema…

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Direction: François Ozon
Script: François Ozon
Cinematography: Manu Dacosse
Editing: Laure Gardette
Sound: Brigitte Taillander, Julien Roig, Jean-Paul Hurier
Music: Clément Ducol
Actors: Denis Ménochet, Isabelle Adjani, Khalil Gharbia, Hanna Schygulla, Stéfan Crépon
Production: FOZ
Producers: François Ozon
Co-production: France 2 Cinema, Playtime, Playtime
Co-producers: Valérie Boyer, Sébastien Beffa, Nicolas Brigaud-Robert, François Yon, Geneviève Lemal
Costumes: Pascaline Chavanne
Production Design: Katia Wyszkop
Format: DCP
Color: Colour
Production Country: France
Production Year: 2022
Duration: 85΄
Distribution in Greece: Film Trade
Contact: Playtime
Awards/Distinctions: FilmOut Festival Award for Best International Feature & Best Supporting Actor (Khalil Ben Gharbia) – FilmOut San Diego LGBTQ Film Festival

François Ozon

One of the most important modern French filmmakers. His films are characterized by aesthetic beauty, sharp satirical humor and a free-wheeling view of human sexuality.


1994 Truth or Dare (short)
1995 Jospin s'éclaire (doc)
1998 Sitcom
1999 Criminal Lovers
2000 Under the Sand
2002 8 Women
2003 Swimming Pool
2004 Five Times Two
2007 Angel
2009 Ricky
2012 In the House
2016 Frantz
2021 Everything Went Fine
2022 Peter Von Kant