After having sex with his girlfriend Lucie in a bathroom, Arthur discovers that a ceiling panel is a time portal to Paris in the future, although it appears more like a sun-baked desert city by that point.

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Ako
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Arthur
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Lucie
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La fée Cyber Techno
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Le père réveillon
Marc Berman ...
Docteur Zak
Bernard Bolzinger ...
Le voisin
Olivia Del Rio ...
La fille nue noire et blanche
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Juliette
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Achille
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Clotilde
Vincent Elbaz ...
Philippe
Hélène Fillières ...
Rosemonde
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After having sex on new years eve with his girlfriend Lucie in a bathroom, Arthur discovers that a ceiling panel is a time portal to the Paris in the future. He finds himself transported into the future, facing an old man who argues that he is his son. This son of seventy years shows him his home, his family and his life. Arthur discovers what Paris has become in the year 2070. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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10 November 1999 (France)  »

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FRF 75,000,000 (estimated)
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Has got all a good film needs
22 November 1999 | by (Nancy, France) – See all my reviews

Brilliant film. It's about a young couple going to a y2k party, she wants a baby there and then, he's not sure and through a little incident the chance is lost. He then accidentally finds a way into the future and encounters his son (Belmondo) who is starting to lose his leg because he's not made yet. The whole future family tries now with different methods to persuade him to change his mind or they are all lost. I say no more I saw it with english subtitles and missed probably some of the more in-jokes, but even though a thoroughly enjoyable experience. You have a film with a rather serious background ( reasons for having a baby or not, while thinking about the future), great actors ( have a look at the totally stoned brother), loads of enjoyable little sequences ( the beginning is great . I thougth first I was in the wrong movie; and then the next ten minutes relate very nicely to the title, pay attention to details there). The Paris in the sand is very well done with loads of details in the background. All in all if you have some French, go and see it.


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