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75 Ratings

The French Minister

Quai d'Orsay

Directed by Bertrand Tavernier
France, 2013


Master filmmaker Bertrand Tavernier (The Princess of Montpensier, Life and Nothing But) directs this gleeful political satire about a dashing, globetrotting French foreign minister whose charm and insouciance mask his utter and complete incompetence.

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The French Minister Directed by Bertrand Tavernier

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2013 | 2 wins including: Best Screenplay

César Awards

2014 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor

2014 | 2 nominations including: Best Supporting Actress

Lumiere Awards

2014 | Winner: Most Promising Young Actor

2014 | 5 nominations including: CST Award

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