The times of Napoleon Bonaparte. Vidocq is a brutal, criminal who steals and robs in the streets of Paris. It is not stopped by the thick walls of the most strictly guarded prisons. He escapes. After a successful escape from the dungeon Vidoc, hiding his identity, but the accomplices got wind of it. Vidocq cooperates with the police and, in exchange for freedom, helps her clear the streets of all sorts of thieves, and creates an entire empire of the fight against crime. Movie in French with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only are the names of the new arrivals Gemma and Charles Bovery, but their behavior also seems to be inspired by Flaubert's heroes. Movie and French with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
A sixteen-year-old boy insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class and writes about it in essays for his French teacher. Faced with this gifted and unusual pupil, the teacher rediscovers his enthusiasm for his work, but the boy's intrusion will unleash a series of uncontrollable events. Movie in French with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
POTICHE is a free adaptation of the 1970s eponymous hit comic play. Catherine Deneuve is Suzanne Pujol, a submissive, housebound 'trophy housewife' (or "potiche,") who steps in to manage her wealthy and tyrannical husband (Fabrice Lucchini)'s umbrella factory after the workers go on strike and take him hostage. To everyone's surprise, Suzanne proves herself a competent and assertive woman of action. But when her husband returns from a restful cruise in top form, things get complicated. Gérard Depardieu plays a former union leader and Suzanne's ex-beau who still holds a flame for her.