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83 Ratings

Poetical Refugee

La faute à Voltaire

Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche
France, 2000
Drama

Synopsis

Like a Candide dreaming of El Dorado, Jallel lands in France, hoping to try his luck. From encounter to encounter, hostel to social welfare group, he will make his way through a Paris of outcasts. Although failing to achieve his hopes, he discovers and shares in the solidarity felt by the destitute.

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Poetical Refugee Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche