Right of the weakest (The)

Right of the weakest (The)
LA RAISON DU PLUS FAIBLE

A film by Lucas Belvaux

2006 France - Thriller

synopsis

When men are no longer considered, when men are abandoned by society, a new moral code applies : the right of the weakest. So they can buy a moped for their friend Patrick's wife, three men take up arms to go get money from where it can be found. Dreaming that something is still possible to overcome their desperate situation, they attempt a hold-up.

  • cast

    • Eric Caravaca (Patrick)
    • Claude Semal (Robert)
    • Lucas Belvaux (Marc)
    • Patrick Descamps (Jean-Pierre)
    • Natacha Regnier (Carole)
  • crew

    • Producer
    • Patrick Sobelman (Agat Films & Cie)
    • Screenplay
    • Lucas Belvaux
    • Cinematography
    • Pierre Milon
    • Editing
    • Ludo Troch
    • Sound
    • Henri Morelle
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 116 min
    • Format
    • 35mm - Scope

awards & nominations

  • CANNES 2006 - OFFICIAL SELECTION - IN COMPETITION

screenings in festivals & markets

links

Domestic release :
2006-07-19 Diaphana