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80 Ratings

In the Beginning

À l'origine

Directed by Xavier Giannoli
France, 2009


A professional conman passes himself off as the boss of a construction site building a highway extension. He cons the whole region, until he meets the lady mayor of a village that the road will go through. She intrigues and unsettles him, before revealing to him a world he never knew: feelings.

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In the Beginning Directed by Xavier Giannoli

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

2010 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

2010 | 10 nominations including: Best Film

Lumiere Awards

2010 | Winner: CST Award

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