The Thorn in the Heart (L'épine dans le coeur)

"The Thorn in the Heart" is a personal look at the life of Gondry family matriarch, Michel's aunt Suzette Gondry, and her relationship with her son, Jean-Yves. Michel examines Suzette's years as a school teacher and her life in rural France. During the course of filming the documentary, Michel unearths new family stories and uses his camera to explore them in a subtle and sensitive way.

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Credits

Director:

  • Michel Gondry

Cast:

  • Suzette Gondry
  • Jean-Yves Gondry
  • Sasha Allard
  • Remi Andre
  • Lucas Andreo
  • Laura Arjailles
  • Sophie Balderelli
  • Viviane Bastide
  • Henri Bec
  • Gabrielle Bell

Writer:

  • Michel Gondry

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