From the director of March of the Penguins comes this extraordinary encounter with the awe-inspiring and strange landscapes of Antarctica. With sweeping cinematography, we are introduced to the story of pioneering climate scientist Claude Lorius and his ground-breaking findings. Now 83, he reflects on his adventurous life and love of the natural world he has seen change before his very eyes. A bittersweet tribute to a life of passion, reflections on Lorius’s formidable career are set against delightful and breathtaking encounters with penguins, ice floes and shooting stars.
Marie is a teenager who excells at school and who is passionate about the cello. Victor is nice, dynamic boy, who has a few learning problems. Victor falls in love with Marie, although he is unaware that she is losing her sight. And, little by little, to his great surprise, Marie starts helping him. When Marie reveals her secret to him, the two teens make a pact: Victor will help Marie hide her failing eyesight so that she can pass the exam to enter the music academy. An indestructible friendship blossoms between this pair, willing to do anything to stand up to the rest of the world.
It all starts at daybreak, three young surfers on the raging seas. A few hours later, on the way home, an accident occurs. Now entirely hooked up to life-support in a hospital in Le Havre, Simon’s existence is little more than an illusion. Meanwhile, in Paris, a woman awaits the organ transplant that will give her a new lease on life.
1948. Jacques-Yves Cousteau, his wife, and his two sons, live in paradise, in a beautiful house looking out over the Mediterranean Sea. But Cousteau dreams only adventure. Thanks to his invention, an autonomous diving suit that allows him to breathe underwater, he has discovered a new world. Henceforth, he will explore this world. And he's prepared to sacrifice everything to do so.
Zucchini is not at all like a vegetable. His is a brave little boy. He believes that he's alone in the world when his mother dies. But he didn't count on the people he'll meet in his new life in a home for children. Simon, Ahmed, Jujube, Alice, and Béatrice: they all have their stories to tell, and each story is as sad as it is tender. And then there's this girl, Camille.
When you're ten years old, having a gang of pals, falling in love... there are things to discover and learn. And you may even be happy.
Two years have passed. After messing up their separation, the Leroys seem to be successfully coping with their divorce. But the appearance of two new lovers in the lives of Vincent and Florence will spark of a new crisis. The match between the two ex-Leroys gets underway again.
Loïe Fuller was born in the American West. Nothing in her background prepared this robust cowgirl to become the toast of the Parisian cabarets of La Belle Epoque, even less to dance on the stage of the Paris Opera. Then she invents the "Serpentine Dance." Hidden by yards of floating fabric, her arms extended by two wooden poles, as she moves beneath the stage lights; Loïe becomes a flower, a butterfly, flames, and each night crowds call out for more. This young, awkward woman lacking charm has found her place in this world.
A man marooned on a desert island tries desperately to escape, until one day he encounters a strange turtle that will change his life.
Set in Normandy in 1819 and adapted from the classic French novel Une Vie by Guy de Maupassant, the film recounts the trials and tribulations in the life of a young woman from the day she returns home from a convent and her heart is awakened by a local Viscount.
Michèle is one of those women who seems indestructible. Head of a leading video game company, she brings the same ruthless attitude to her love life as she does to her business. Her life is turned upside down when she is attacked in her own home by an unknown assailant. When Michèle resolutely tracks the man down, they are both drawn into a strange and thrilling game - a game that may, at any moment, spiral out of control.
Félicie is a young Breton orphan with only one passion: dance. With her best friend Victor, who would like to become a great inventor, she puts together a nutty plan in order to escape from the orphanage and to head for Paris, the City of Lights with its Eiffel Tower now under construction. Félicie must fight like she's never fought before to overcome and to learn from her mistakes in order to fulfill her most crazy dream: to become the prima ballerina at the Paris Opera...
Nathalie is a philosophy teacher in a Parisian high school.
Passionate about her job, she loves conveying the deep pleasure of thought. Married and with two children, her time is divided between her family, her former students, and her very possessive mother.
One day, her husband tells her that he is leaving her to live with another woman.
Confronted by unexpected freedom, she must reinvent her life.