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1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary
Frank, a business school student in Paris, takes an internship at the factory where his father has worked for 30 years, only to find that the ensuing lay-offs and general downsizing -- which cost his father his job -- are deeply troubling. Father and son go head to head in Laurent Cantent's stirring story of business, family, and individual opinion.

Cast: Jalil Lespert , Jean-Claude Vallod , Chantal Barré , Véronique de Pandelaère , Michel Begnez , Lucien Longueville , Danielle Melador , Pascal Semard

Director: Laurent Cantet

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Shooting Gallery

Human Resources (1999)

Release Date: September 15th, 2000|1 hr. 43 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    A rare film about the class and educational divide that can happen even within families. show more

  • 75
    Desmond Ryan Philadelphia Inquirer

    A fresh, striking and rewarding piece of work. show more

  • 75
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    The result is an undeniable and effective authenticity. show more

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