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Gary Manda
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Karole
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Gilles
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Toni
Johan Libéreau ...
Tcherno
Nozha Khouadra ...
Maria, le médecin
Nahuel Pérez Biscayart ...
Isaac
Camille Lellouche ...
Géraldine
Guillaume Verdier ...
Bertrand
Marie Berto ...
Morali
Margot Faure ...
La soeur de Gary
Julie Moulier ...
La recruteuse
Claude Dubout ...
Le formateur
Grégory Givernaud ...
Vendeur voiture
Karim Leklou ...
Vendeur voiture
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Gary, an unskilled young man, lands a job as a decontamination sub-contractor at a nuclear power plant in the lower valley of the Rhone. Inducted into the workforce by supervisor Gilles and veteran Toni, Gary discovers that radiation contamination is not just a risk factor but an everyday hazard. At the same time, he begins an illicit affair with Karole, the fiancée of Toni. Written by Anonymous

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Interesting but...

A really worth seeing little french drama, who speaks - for the first time, as far as I know - about workers in the civil nuclear industry. And not the elite engineers, no, the simple and under paid workers, who have to struggle every day about their safety against all the deadly danger they are all exposed to. The characters study is very well done, in a very accurate way. The story besides is not the most important thing if it all. The usual love story: the gal to be married, her husband and the lover. Nothing new here, but the surrounding is worth. The film remains although a little confusing,and the end may let you a strange feeling. I have not found yet what exactly worried me about it...

Not a usual film.


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