Frequently Asked Questions
The Joanne Harris novel gives Anouk's age as six years. In the movie, it is less obvious, since Victoire Thivisol was nine upon the theatrical release and presumably older than six at the end of the shooting.
This is what it says:
Our beloved village rests upon a solid foundation of FAMILY, CHURCH and COMMUNITY.
To keep Lansquenet safe and tranquil, we must close our doors to outsiders whose only tradition is SELF-GRATIFICATION, whose only creed is godlessness, and whose only possible effect is the moral contamination of our village.
WE MUST GIVE THESE OUTSIDERS NO QUARTER!
We must make them unwelcome in our homes, in our streets, and in our places of business.
Thankyou for your cooperation. Lansquenet Town Council