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The Thorn in the Heart (L'épine dans le coeur)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary
Release Date:April 2, 2010
Running time:86 minutes
Cast:Suzette Gondry, Jean-Yves Gondry, Sasha Allard, Remi Andre, Lucas Andreo
Director:Michel Gondry
Writer:Michel Gondry
Distributor:Oscilloscope Pictures

Description: "The Thorn in the Heart" is a personal look at the life of Gondry family matriarch, Michel's aunt Suzette Gondry, and her relationship with her son, Jean-Yves. Michel examines Suzette's years as a school teacher and her life in rural France. During the course of filming the documentary, Michel unearths new family stories and uses his camera to explore them in a subtle and sensitive way.

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