by Fabienne Godet
France – 2005 – 90 min – Drama – 1:85 – Color – French
Starring Academy Award-winning Marion Cotillard.
François Durrieux, a forty-something white-collar worker, compensates his banal, non-committed professional life with the comfortable lifestyle he can afford for his wife and son. His work frustrations become unbearable when a close friend and colleague is sacked, subsequently leading to his suicide. After reacting violently to his boss and colleagues, Durrieux runs away with a young female pickpocket and becomes a fugitive…