Potiche (15)

Director François Ozon. French Comedy with English Sub titles


North of France, Sainte-Gudule, 1977. Suzanne is the submissive, housebound wife of wealthy industrialist Robert Pujol, who oversees his umbrella factory with an iron fist and is equally tyrannical with his children and 'trophy housewife'. When the workers go on strike and take Robert hostage, Suzanne steps in to manage the factory. To everyone's surprise, she proves herself a competent and assertive woman of action. But when Robert returns from a restful cruise in top form, things get complicated…

Starring Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Fabrice Luchini


Flick Advisor (comments from our film promoters)

Charming film - very French humour and good 1970's styling. Subtitles easy to read.

enjoyed by audience, very french.

Potiche was good. Very enjoyable great acting, with 'zest'! Definitely recommended.

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