EXCLUSIVE: Here’s the first trailer for The Noise Of Engines (Le Bruit Des Moteurs), Philippe Grégoire’s French-language drama. The film is set to have its world premiere in San Sebastian Film Festival’s New Directors Competition on Sunday, September 19.
The pic follows Alexandre, an instructor at the Canadian customs college, who returns home to his small town after his employer places him on compulsory leave. As he forms a new friendship with a female Icelandic drag racer, he finds himself under surveillance by police investigators trying to get to the bottom of the sexually explicit drawings that have been troubling the town. Cast includes Robert Naylor, Tanja Björk, Marie-Thérèse Fortin, Alexandrine Agostini, Naïla Rabel, Marc Beaupré, and Maxime Genois.
Philippe Grégoire and Andrew Przybytkowski produced. Canada’s H264 is handling sales.
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