Marcel Marx, who is pushing 60, is a shoeshine boy in Le Havre. He leads a poor but dignified life with his wife, who hides a disturbing illness from him. In the harbor, Marcel chances on a stowaway child hiding in a container that arrived from Africa.
Beginning of shooting
Mar 01, 2010
Festivals & Awards
Festival de Cannes 2011
Prize of the International Critics (FIPRESCI Prize)