Merci pour le geste


1h 36m 2000

Brief Synopsis

Former bourgeois Michel has been homeless for some time and lost his purpose in life, until he meets an abused dog. With newfound energy, Michel takes care of the dog and the two become good friends until the police threaten to send the dog to the pound. He is forced to give them the address of his

Film Details

Also Known As
Please Spare a Coin, Thanks for the Gesture
Release Date
2000
Production Company
France 2 Cinéma; Le Studio Canal Plus; Le Studio Canal Plus; StudioCanal; StudioCanal; Telema
Distribution Company
Mars Distribution

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Synopsis

Former bourgeois Michel has been homeless for some time and lost his purpose in life, until he meets an abused dog. With newfound energy, Michel takes care of the dog and the two become good friends until the police threaten to send the dog to the pound. He is forced to give them the address of his former wife. This encounter ultimately offers him the chance to meet his now grown-up daughter who takes her father to her house in the country. She is determined to look after him, unaware that her father's human dignity has been hurt.

Film Details

Also Known As
Please Spare a Coin, Thanks for the Gesture
Release Date
2000
Production Company
France 2 Cinéma; Le Studio Canal Plus; Le Studio Canal Plus; StudioCanal; StudioCanal; Telema
Distribution Company
Mars Distribution

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

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Released in France January 19, 2000

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Released in France January 19, 2000