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1[[quoteright:350:]] ˛[[caption-width-right:350:Jean-Pierre on the left, Luc on the right.]] ˛˛Jean-Pierre Dardenne (born 21 April 1951) and Luc Dardenne (born 10 March 1954) are two Belgian brothers and directors acclaimed for their austere style. ˛˛They won the UsefulNotes/PalmeDOr for Best Film twice at the Cannes Festival -- one for ''Rosetta'' in 1999, and the other with ''L'enfant'' in 2005.˛-----˛!! Filmography˛˛* ''La Promesse'' (1996)˛* ''Film/{{Rosetta}}'' (1999)˛* ''Le Fils'' (2002)˛* ''Film/LEnfant'' (2005)˛* ''Le silence de Lorna'' (2008)˛* ''Film/TheKidWithABike'' (2011)˛* ''Deux jours, une nuit'' (2014)˛* ''Film/TheUnknownGirl'' (''La Fille inconnue'') (2016)˛* ''Young Ahmed'' (''Le Jeune Ahmed'') (2019)˛˛----˛!! Tropes˛˛* BittersweetEnding: They prefer it to the DownerEnding, giving their characters a ray of hope.˛* CrapsackWorld: Contemporary Belgium might be hell on Earth according to them.˛* CapitalismIsBad: Very much so.˛* HumansAreBastards: They managed to make films without any good characters.˛* ParentalAbandonment: Many offsprings are in this or that way left by their parents in the films of the brothers.˛----


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