After being laid off from their fish deep-freezing factory, two workers, Esther and André accept a temporary job offer. They are assigned to look after the turtles of a well off couple ... See full summary »

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5 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Credited cast:
Arno ...
André (as Arno Hintjens Hintjens)
Brigitte Dedry ...
Esther
Stéphane Excoffier ...
Patricia
John Dobrynine ...
Carl
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hans Eriksen ...
Le patron de l'usine
Lionel Lesire ...
Un pêcheur
Lionel Obolensky ...
Un pêcheur
Sylviane Ramboux ...
La belle-mère
Bobby Van Der Heyden ...
Un pêcheur
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After being laid off from their fish deep-freezing factory, two workers, Esther and André accept a temporary job offer. They are assigned to look after the turtles of a well off couple while they are on vacation. After a couple of days spent in the luxurious villa, Esther and André neglect the house and spend all their time in the garden. They finally take French leave and join a groups of fishermen, by the side of a lazy river. Written by Guy Bellinger

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November 1999 (USA)  »

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Turtle Sitting  »

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1.66 : 1
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Award: Prix du Jeune Public au Festival de Cinéma d'Ici et d'Ailleurs de Sainte-Livrade (France) en novembre 1999. See more »

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Monday, Monday
Written by John Phillips
Sung by The Mamas and the Papas
Courtesy of Universal Music S. A.
Copyright 1966 by MCA Records Inc.
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