Le Havre (2011)

Director
Aki Kaurismäki

Main cast
André Wilms; Kati Outinen; Blondin Miguel; Elina Salo; Evelyne Didi

Genres
Drama, Comedy

Description
Marcel Marx, a former bohemian and struggling author, has given up his literary ambitions and relocated to the port city Le Havre. He leads a simple life based around his wife Arletty, his favourite bar and his not too profitable profession as a shoeshiner. As Arletty suddenly becomes seriously ill, Marcel's path crosses with an underage illegal immigrant from Africa, who needs Marcel's help to hide from the police.


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