Driving Madeleine
(DVD or VCD)

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Contributors
Carion, Christian, film director,
Gely, Cyril, screenwriter.
Irrmann, Laure, film producer.
Renaud, Line, actor.
Boon, Dany, actor.
Published
New York, NY : Cohen Media Group, [2024].
Edition
Widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Published
New York, NY : Cohen Media Group, [2024].
Format
DVD or VCD
Edition
Widescreen.
Language
fre
UPC
738329265786, 00738329265786

Notes

General Note
Title from disc surface.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2022.
General Note
Bonus features: Interview with director Christian Carion; Theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photogrpahy, Pierre Cottereau ; editor, Loïc Lallemand ; music, Philippe Rombi.
Participants/Performers
Line Renaud, Dany Boon, Alice Isaaz, Jérémie Laheurte, Gwendoline Hamon, Julie Delarme, Thomas Alden, Hadriel Roure.
Description
A seemingly simple taxi ride across Paris evolves into a profound meditation on the realities of the driver and his fare, a 92-year-old woman whose warmth belies her shocking past. Charles is a taxi driver in Paris, and he is having a very bad day. Enter Madeleine, an immaculately groomed nonagenarian, who informs Charles that the trip today will not be a direct one. She is moving into a nursing home and would like to make some stops along the way predicting that this might be her last car ride through the city. Their ride takes them through the momentous locations of her life and their brief friendship deepens as Madeleine listens to Charles confess his worries. Boon, an actor best known for his comedic work, creates a dramatic portrait of a frustrated man facing a personal crisis of epic proportions. His darker, sharper edges allow Renaud (renowned for decades in France as a singer) to shine as the pure shimmering light that is Madeleine, reminding us that inside every seemingly benign elderly woman we might pass on the street is a warrior, a nurturer, and a spirited adventurer.
Target Audience
Rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.35:1, 16x9); Dolby digital 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
Language
French dialogue; English subtitles.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Carion, C., Gely, C., Irrmann, L., Renaud, L., Boon, D., Isaaz, A., Laheurte, J., Hamon, G., Delarme, J., Alden, T. (., & Roure, H. (2024). Driving Madeleine (Widescreen.). Cohen Media Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Christian, Carion et al.. 2024. Driving Madeleine. Cohen Media Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Christian, Carion et al.. Driving Madeleine Cohen Media Group, 2024.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Carion, Christian,, et al. Driving Madeleine Widescreen., Cohen Media Group, 2024.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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