Critics’ Week selects ‘Home’

Meier pic gets world premiere in Cannes

PARIS — “Home,” the second feature from Swiss helmer Ursula Meier (“Strong Shoulders”), will have its world premiere as part of the Critics’ Week sidebar in Cannes.

Shot in Romania and toplining Isabelle Huppert and Olivier Gourmet, “Home” recounts how a family’s tranquil rural existence is threatened when a major highway is constructed nearby.

Co-production is by Swiss outfit Box Prods., Belgium’s Need Prods. and pubcaster RTBF, and by France’s Archipel 35 and pubcaster France 3.

Worldwide distribution will be handled by Memento Films Intl.

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