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26 Ratings

The Mozart of Pickpockets

Le Mozart des pickpockets

France, 2006
Short, Comedy, Crime


Richard and Philippe live hand to mouth, backing up a gang of Spanish pickpockets on the streets of Paris, posing as policemen who arrest a gang member while the others rifle the pockets and purses of gawkers. When all of the gang except Richard and Philippe are pinched, things look grim.

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The Mozart of Pickpockets Directed by Philippe Pollet-Villard

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2008 | Winner: Best Short Film, Live Action

César Awards

2008 | Winner: Best Short Film

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