Le gamin au vélo
Cert: 12A – Contains one use of strong language and moderate violence
Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne / Belgium/France/Italy 2011 / 1h27m / Digital / French with English subtitles
Cast: Thomas Doret, Cécile De France, Jérémie Renier, Fabrizio Rongione, Egon Di Mateo.
Finding himself abandoned at a children’s home, 11-year-old Cyril (Thomas Doret) escapes, determined to track down his father. Failing that, he hopes to recover his cherished bicycle. In a random act of kindness, the town hairdresser, Samantha (Cécile De France), agrees to foster the boy on weekends, surprising herself in her resolve to help him. In a story of innocence betrayed and befriended, Cyril risks losing Samantha with his wild behaviour in his search for father figures. However, Samantha won’t be giving up on Cyril without a fight...