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La belle époque Dir. Nicolas Bedos

  • France
  • 115 mins
  • 2019
  • Comedy | Drama
  • Colour
  • La-Belle-Epoque-Nicolas-Bedos-jongle-entre-passe-et-present-1200

Main Cast: Daniel Auteuil, Doria Tillier, Guillaume Canet

This is a fantastic French comedy drama. Victor, a disillusioned sexagenarian, sees his life turned upside down on the day when Antoine, a brilliant entrepreneur, offers him a new kind of attraction: mixing theatrical artifices and historical reconstruction, this company offers his clients a chance to dive back into the era of their choice. Victor then choses to relive the most memorable week of his life: the one where, 40 years earlier, he met his great love. A knock-out cast headed by Daniel Auteuil with Fanny Ardant and a charismatic, eye-catching performnce from Doria Tillier — who will be in Kilkenny to present the film. This is the kind of picture that the French excel at — witty, laugh-out-loud funny and oh so stylish.