This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I understand

Film France
The French Film Commission
The French Film Commission
 
About us   Contact   fr_flag   gb_flag_off chine_flag   chine_flag_off






Alice and the mayor

Alice and the mayor

More information
Year of release: 2019
Director: Nicolas Pariser
Cast: Fabrice Luchini, Anaïs Demoustier, Nora Hamzawi
Production company: Bizibi
Country: France
Distributor: Bac Films Distribution
Selected for the Cannes Film Festival

Credit : Bac Films Distribution


Synopsis: The mayor of Lyon, Paul Théraneau, is in a delicate position. After 30 years in politics, he is running out of ideas, feeling like an existential emptiness. To overcome this, Paul hires a young and brilliant philosopher, Alice Heimann. Then follows a dialogue between two diametrically opposed personalities who will turn their certainties upside down.
 
LOCATIONS

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Other films / series filmed in the region

Rhône
Lyon : Mairie du 6e arrondissement, Opéra de Lyon, Parc de la Tête d'or, Préfecture du Rhône, Quartier Confluence, Théâtre de la Croix Rousse 
BEHIND THE SCENES
Bien que le film identifie le maire de Lyon interprété par Fabrice Lucchini, les salons de l'hôtel de ville de Lyon n'ont pas pu accueillir le tournage qui s'est alors rabattu sur plusieurs autres décors.