The 40-something Vincent is a welder who lives with his mother, wife and their two sons in a French village. One day, sick of the joyless monotony of his life he does an about-turn on arrival at the chemicals plant where he works, borrows some money and gets on a train to Venice.
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Light and funny chronicle of a man leaving his everyday life in order to start a journey southward. Filled with cinematographical references (René Clair, Jacques Tati, etc..). FIPRESCI Prize and Best Director award in Berlin. Enjoyable then recommended.