BPM (Beats Per Minute)
120 battements par minute

A film by Robin Campillo

2017 France - Drama


Early 1990s. With AIDS having already claimed countless lives for nearly ten years, Act Up-Paris activists multiply actions to fight general indifference. Nathan, a newcomer to the group, has his world shaken up by Sean, a radical militant.

  • cast

    • Nahuel Perez Biscayart (Sean)
    • Arnaud Valois (Nathan)
    • Adèle Haenel (Sophie)
  • crew

    • Producers
    • Hugues Charbonneau
    • Marie-Ange Luciani (Les Films de Pierre)
    • Screenwriter
    • Robin Campillo
    • Writing collab.
    • Philippe Mangeot

awards & nominations

  • 2017 Cannes Official Competition, Grand Prix
  • FIPRESCI Prize
  • Queer Palm
  • François Chalais Prize

screenings in festivals & markets