Release Date: September 8th, 2000
Not Yet Rated |1 hr 58 minPlot Summary
When a kindergarten teacher (Philippe Torreton) living in a rural town in France finds that the coal mines -- the main source of income -- have been closed down, his community changes, becoming increasingly poverty-stricken and decrepit. One day a woman abandons her children, and he decides to take the kids into his home. From there he begins to take a stand against the deterioration of his village.
Director: Bertrand Tavernier
Production Co: TF1 Films Productions, Little Bear [fr], Les Films Alain Sarde, Le Studio Canal +
Distributors: Independent Artists