Louder Than Bombs

Synopsis: An upcoming exhibition celebrating photographer Isabelle Reed three years after her untimely death, brings her eldest son Jonah back to the family house - forcing him to spend more time with his father Gene and withdrawn younger brother Conrad than he has in years. With the three of them under the same roof, Gene tries desperately to connect with his two sons, but they struggle to reconcile their feelings about the woman they remember so differently.
Genre: Drama
Director(s): Joachim Trier
Production: Motlys AS
  10 wins & 9 nominations.
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109 min

'And that he did not understand ...

'he think' to

an old suitcase

'That had kept

in the attic of his uncles.

'A brief look

by a stranger.

'In ... insignificant fragments

of this,



'Fragments insignificant

'That preceded

his last seconds.

'Seconds That does not

were more 'seconds,

'But stretched into minutes.

'The suspended time.

'Seconds That does not

were more 'seconds,

'But stretched into minutes.

'The suspended time.'

'What would have thought,

'what step' your mind when

'saw that

the accident was inevitable?

'We remember' when he was

lying on the beach, sleeping,

'feeling the wind that blew

the grains of sand on the face,

'thinking that if he stops

rather, they would have covered.

'Maybe you remember' some places ...

Our Home.

The corridor.

the living.

Maybe she thought of him

That she could have done

'some little thing,

'something he had forgotten.'

'He was hiding,


call his name.

'Heads' now that

he must have seen,

'all the time

who had been there.

'It was just pretend

not to see him,

'ever moving away too much,

'always watching

out of the corner. '



It seems that she leave

implied that believe

that wisdom arrivals

with old age and the legend.

Do you agree?

- Yes?

- Hi.

It's me.

I know, Dad'.

what are you doing?

I'm with Kenneth and others.


I just wanted to know

what time do you come back home.

I do not know.

I make taco.

- Yes'.

I'm a little busy. We'll talk. later.

Can I help you?

It was incredible, because

I could not hear anything.

But it was like ...

I felt like I was

outside of it.

I just thought:

'This will destroy me'. '

'My life will not be

never again 'the same.

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Joachim Trier

Joachim Trier (born 1 March 1974) is a Norwegian film director raised in Copenhagen, Denmark. His father Jacob Trier was the sound technician of The Pinchcliffe Grand Prix, a notable film produced in Norway in 1975. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018


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