For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
2,340 Ratings

The Kid with a Bike

Le gamin au vélo

Belgium, France, 2011


Angsty 11-year-old Cyril, refuses to believe he has been rejected by his single father. Although he spends his days desperately searching for him, the patience and compassion of a stranger who agrees to care for him, offers the boy a chance to move on.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
The Kid with a Bike Directed by Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2011 | Winner: Grand Prize of the Jury

Independent Spirit Awards

2012 | Nominee: Best International Film

What are people saying?

Related films