French-Hebrew drama is helmed by Lorraine Levy
Cohen Media Group has snapped up U.S. rights to “The Other Son” (Le Fils de l’autre) at the European Film Market.Pic, which is screening at the market, is directed by Lorraine Levy and stars Emmanuelle Devos and Pascal Elbe. Story follows an Israeli teen who discovers that he is not the biological son of his parents and was switched at birth with the child of a Palestinian family on the West Bank. Script was penned by Natalie Saugeon, Levy and Noam Fitoussi, based on an original idea by Fitoussi. Cite Films is selling the French-Hebrew drama while Virginie Lacombe and Raphael Berdugo produce.