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Les enfants du pays (2006)

May 1940, in the French Ardennes. The German Army is getting ready to invade France. Old Gustave lives alone in his village with Camille, his teenage granddaughter and Etienne, his grandson... See full summary »

Director:

Pierre Javaux
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Cast

Cast overview:
Michel Serrault ... Gustave
William Nadylam ... Caporal-chef Malick N'Diaye
Emma Javaux Emma Javaux ... Camille
Pascal N'Zonzi Pascal N'Zonzi ... Baye Dame
Arthur Chazal Arthur Chazal ... Etienne
Ralph Amoussou Ralph Amoussou ... Bha
Jacky Ido ... Lamine
Cédric Ido Cédric Ido ... Soguy (as Cedric Ido)
Allen Parnell Allen Parnell ... Massamba
Maud Rakotondravohitra Maud Rakotondravohitra ... Joséphine Baker
Manon Grosset Manon Grosset ... Une orpheline
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May 1940, in the French Ardennes. The German Army is getting ready to invade France. Old Gustave lives alone in his village with Camille, his teenage granddaughter and Etienne, his grandson. All the other inhabitants have evacuated the village, which makes Gustave very happy as he is the sole master there. Etienne, does not care because he is too young but Camille is beginning to suffer from her solitude and finds it hard to put up with her granddad's selfishness and bossiness. One day a patrol of African-born soldiers ("Tirailleurs Sénégalais") comes to the deserted village... Written by Guy Bellinger

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Country:

France

Release Date:

19 April 2006 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Douce France See more »

Filming Locations:

Theuville, Val-d'Oise, France See more »

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Color
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Visa d'exploitation en France #109633. See more »

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Douce France
Music by Charles Trenet
Lyrics by Charles Trenet
Performed by Charles Trenet
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