Jean Carmet

Germinal
7.1

Germinal

Sep. 29, 1993

Germinal

It’s mid 19th century, north of France. The story of a coal miner’s town. They are exploited by the mine’s owner. One day the ...
Fugitives
7.1

Fugitives

Jun. 06, 1986

Fugitives

Coming out from jail, Lucas has decided to change his life and behave like a good citizen. But when he is taken hostage in a bank by a ...
Papy fait de la résistance
6.8

Papy fait de la résistance

It is 1943 in Paris. Like so many others, the Bourbelle family’s home has been taken over by the Germans and they now live in their cellar. ...
Les Misérables
7.3

Les Misérables

Oct. 20, 1982

Les Misérables

The story of Jean Valjean, a Frenchman convicted of minor crimes, who is hounded for years by an unforgiving and unrelenting police inspector, Javert.
The Lady Banker
6.3

The Lady Banker

Aug. 27, 1980

The Lady Banker

The scene is the restless Paris of the interwar years where an attractive and ambitious woman successfully makes her way in a world previously ...
Buffet froid
7.4

Buffet froid

Dec. 19, 1979

Buffet froid

An absurd black comedy that cunningly reverses the conventions of the crime thriller to comment on the alienating and dehumanizing effects of ...
Such a Lovely Town…
6.5

Such a Lovely Town…

Feb. 28, 1979

Such a Lovely Town…

Stephane (Victor Lanoux) is the mayor of a small village. He is also the manager of the tannery which provides the inhabitants with work. In a ...
Sugar
6.4

Sugar

Oct. 15, 1978

Sugar

Civil servant Adrien Courtois comes to Paris in order to make his money bear fruits.
Violette
7.2

Violette

May. 24, 1978

Violette

Paris, 1933. The daughter of a respectable lower middle class couple, Violette Nozière, leads a disreputable double life. Far from being the ...
Alice or the Last Escapade
6.9

Alice or the Last Escapade

One night Alice can’t stand her husband anymore and she decides to leave him. It’s a dark, rainy night and something smashes the ...