Potiche (15)

Director François Ozon. French Comedy with English Sub titles


North of France, Sainte-Gudule, 1977. Suzanne is the submissive, housebound wife of wealthy industrialist Robert Pujol, who oversees his umbrella factory with an iron fist and is equally tyrannical with his children and 'trophy housewife'. When the workers go on strike and take Robert hostage, Suzanne steps in to manage the factory. To everyone's surprise, she proves herself a competent and assertive woman of action. But when Robert returns from a restful cruise in top form, things get complicated…

Starring Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Fabrice Luchini


Flicks Advisor (comments from our film promoters)

Charming film - very French humour and good 1970's styling. Subtitles easy to read.

Hugely enjoyed by everyone. Amusing without being silly. Very French and made one feel you had entered a different environment for the evening. Perfectly period set in the late 1970s. Highlyl recommended.

enjoyed by audience, very french.

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