Movie Details & Credits
Release Date: August 26, 2009 | Why Not Productions, Chic Films, Page 114, France 2 Cinéma, Union Générale Cinématographique (UGC), BIM Distribuzione, Celluloid Dreams, France 2 (FR2), CinéCinéma, Région Ile-de-France, Conseil Régional de Provence-Alpes Côte d'Azur, Centre National de la Cinématographie, Sofica UGC 1, Sofica Soficinéma 4, Soficinéma 5, Canal+
Summary: Sentenced to six years in prison, Malik El Djebena (Tahar Rahim) is alone in the world and can neither read nor write. On his arrival at the prison, he seems younger and more brittle than the others detained there. At once he falls under the sway of a group of Corsicans who enforce their rule in the prison. As the 'missions' go by, he toughens himself and wins the confidence of the Corsican group.
Director: Jacques Audiard
Runtime: 2 h 35 min