Les Choses humaines

By Yvan Attal


The Farels are a pow­er cou­ple: Jean is a promi­nent French pun­dit and his wife Claire, an essay­ist known for her rad­i­cal fem­i­nism. Togeth­er, they have a mod­el son, Alexan­dre, who is a stu­dent at a pres­ti­gious Amer­i­can uni­ver­si­ty. Dur­ing a brief vis­it to Paris, Alexan­dre meets Mila, the daugh­ter of his mother’s new part­ner, and invites her to a par­ty. The next day, Mila files a com­plaint against Alexan­dre for rape, destroy­ing fam­i­ly har­mo­ny and set­ting in motion an inex­tri­ca­ble media-judi­cial machine that posits oppos­ing truths.

By : Yvan Attal
Duration : 2h18
With : Ben Attal, Suzanne Jouannet, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Mathieu Kassovitz, Pierre Arditi, Audrey Dana, Benjamin Lavernhe, Judith Chemla
Nationality : France

Pro­duc­tion : Olivi­er Del­bosc & Yvan Attal
Script : Yaël Lang­mann & Yvan Attal d’après le roman de Karine Tuil
Cin­e­matog­ra­phy : Rémy Chevrin
Edit­ing : Alber­tine Lastera
Music : Math­ieu Lamboley
Dis­tri­b­u­tion : Gau­mont +33 1 46 43 20 00, ariane.buhl@gaumont.fr

In French with Eng­lish subtitles


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