Cannes Official Selection, 2019. When the Mayor of Lyon runs out of ideas, he hires a bright, young philosopher to help him revitalize his political career, but not everyone is thrilled with his decision.
Paul Théraneau, the mayor of Lyon, is in a sticky situation. After 30 years in politics, for the first time in his life he's run out of ideas! As a solution, he hires a young and brilliant philosopher, Alice Heimann. Their discussions see their respective certainties severely challenged...
Director: Nicolas Pariser (France, 2018)
With: Fabrice Luchini (Paul Théraneau), Anaïs Demoustier (Alice Heimann), Nora Hamzaoui (Mélinda), Léonie Simaga (Isabelle Leinsdorf), Antoine Reinartz (Daniel), Maud Wyler (Delphine), Alexandre Steiger (Gauthier), Pascal Reneric (Xavier)
Awards: Best actress for Anaïs Demoustier (César 2020), Europa Cinema Label (Directors' Fortnight, Cannes 2019)
Subtitles : العربيّة, English, Deutsch, Español
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Fabrice Luchini, Anaïs Demoustier, Nora Hamzaoui