|Directed by||Martha Fiennes|
|Produced by|| Tarak Ben Ammar |
|Written by||Martha Fiennes|
|Starring|| Penélope Cruz |
Kristin Scott Thomas
|Music by||Magnus Fiennes|
|Distributed by||Momentum Pictures|
|Budget||$10 million (estimated)|
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