‘Athena’ is an action-adventure film about the terrible story of three siblings in unexplained situations after their younger brother’s death.
‘Athena’ is set to premiere in September on Netflix. The exact date is yet to be revealed.
Cast and creators
- Dali Benssalah
- Alexis Manenti
- Anthony Bajon
- Sami Slimane
- Ouassini Embarek
Directed by Romain Gavras
Written by Romain Gavras and Ladj Ly
“Hours after the tragic death of their youngest brother in unexplained circumstances, three siblings have their lives thrown into chaos.”
Bruno Vatin and Ladj Ly are the producers of the movie ‘Athena’. Les Misérables, Lady Ly’s most recent film, received an Oscar nomination for Best International Feature Film in 2019. The World is Yours (Le monde est à toi), which was shown at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival, was directed by Romain Gavras.
A man carries guns and crossing over a building in a conflict area. “It is difficult to fight against anger; for a man will buy revenge with his soul,” a quotation from Heraclitus from 500 BCE is included in the teaser.