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A single father struggles with the education of his two daughters and his two jobs until he's forced by a social investigator to attend parenting classes.

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Denis Patar
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Séverine Grellot
Héloïse Dugas ...
Janine Patar
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Mercredi Patar
Thomas Guy ...
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Édith Le Merdy ...
Madame Cramelle
Daniel Cohen ...
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Caroline
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Denis jeune
Zoé Garcia ...
Harmonie
Mathieu Metral ...
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Céline Duverger ...
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Emmanuel LeMire ...
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A single father struggles with the education of his two daughters and his two jobs until he's forced by a social investigator to attend parenting classes.

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Very touching portrayal of a struggling dad
21 March 2017 | by See all my reviews

I happened across this on a air Canada flight and only watched it as there was nothing else I hadn't seen. Glad I did. A very touching portrayal of a family with issues and how they struggle on. I don't wish to give away the plot but the acting is first class - the daughter with the tic is outstanding. I don't speak French so I watched with subtitles but it stil had me in tears a couple of times. Any parent who watched it and doesn't at least get a lump in there throats isn't being a parent at all. Brilliant


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