• De rouille et d'os (2012)

De rouille et d'os

Release Date: November 23rd, 2012

R |2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary

Ali (Matthias Schoenaerts), a former boxer and single father, meets Stephanie (Marion Cotillard) when he saves her from a brawl at the nightclub where he works as a bouncer. Their casual acquaintance develops into something much more after Stephanie, who trains killer whales at a marine park, suffers a horrible accident and loses both her legs above the knee. As Stephanie draws on Ali's physical strength, an unexpected courtship slowly comes to life.

Cast: Marion Cotillard, Matthias Schoenaerts, Armand Verdure, Céline Sallette, Corinne Masiero, Bouli Lanners, Jean-Michel Correia, Mourad Frarema

Director: Jacques Audiard

Genres: Drama , Romance

Production Co: Canal+, Why Not Productions, Lumiere Productions

Keywords: 2010s, Love, Hospital, Moving, Inspiring, Sister, Transformation, Son, Friend


Nominated Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language
Nominated Film Not in the English Language
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2013)