Chouchou Poster

Release Date: August 31st, 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary
Choukri (Gad Elmaleh), known as Chouchou, travels clandestinely from North Africa to France in the hope of finding his missing nephew. There, members of a Paris parish give him a place to stay and find him employment at a psychiatrist's office. By night he goes to a cabaret where he becomes a transvestite, works as a waitress and meets and falls in loves with Stanislas (Alain Chabat). In the midst of a whirlwind romance, Chouchou must evade a racist and suspicious inspector.

Cast: Gad Elmaleh, Alain Chabat, Claude Brasseur, Roschdy Zem, Catherine Frot, Julien Courbey, Arié Elmaleh, Yacine Mesbah

Director: Merzak Allouache

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Canal+

Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Pursuit, Family, Love, Friend, Heartwarming, Hilarious, Transformation, 2000s, Friendship, Office, France