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Michou d'Auber (2007)

Set in France during the struggle for Algerian independence, Messaoud's mother is terminally ill and his father, needing to work long hours in the factory, can't look after him, so decides ... See full summary »

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Georges
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Gisèle
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Jacques
Samy Seghir ...
Messaoud / Michou
Medy Kerouani ...
Abdel
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Akli (as Fellag)
Catherine Hiegel ...
La directrice de l'orphelinat
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Le cafetier
Bernard Yerlès ...
Le copain de Georges
Gérald Laroche ...
Robert
Chick Ortega ...
Viguier
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Vendeuse papeterie
Gilles Détroit ...
Le curé
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Duval
Ludovic Berthillot ...
Max
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Set in France during the struggle for Algerian independence, Messaoud's mother is terminally ill and his father, needing to work long hours in the factory, can't look after him, so decides to put him and his older brother Abdel in foster care. Sent to the countryside, Abdel has to work on a farm, but Messaoud is taken in by a childless woman, who conceals his Arab origins from her fiercely Gaullist ex-army husband. Re-named Michel/Michou, and with his hair comically dyed blond, the young boy quickly steals the hearts of both foster-parents, and eventually is instrumental in saving their troubled marriage. Written by Graham Inglis

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28 February 2007 (France)  »

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Le'ehov et Michou  »

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Michou is taken care of by Gisele and Georges in October 1960. Georges drives a Citroen Ami 6, but this car was only introduced in 1961. See more »

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