The Child

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L'Enfant, a groundbreaking drama from award-winning filmmakers Jean Paul and Luc Dardenne, takes us deep into the life of Bruno (Jérémie Renier), a down-and-out petty thief who reaches rock bottom when he sells his newborn son on the black market. read more
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L'Enfant, a groundbreaking drama from award-winning filmmakers Jean Paul and Luc Dardenne, takes us deep into the life of Bruno (Jérémie Renier), a down-and-out petty thief who reaches rock bottom when he sells his newborn son on the black market. In a bid to redeem himself in the eyes of his girlfriend Sonia, the baby's mother (Déborah François), Bruno goes against all odds to bring their baby home. Stunning audiences and winning the coveted Palm d'Or at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival, L'Enfant is a gritty, modern day fairy tale critics are calling "a masterpiece" (Time Out New York) that will grab hold of your heart.

Original Release

09/14/2005

US Release

03/24/2006

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Cast

Jeremie Renier Bruno
Jeremie Segard Steve
François Olivier Remy
Stephane Bissot La receleuse
Olivier Gourmet Policier en civil / Policier
Mireille Bailly Mère Bruno / Mère de Bruno
Bernard Marbaix Commerçant / un commerçant
Samuel De Ryck Thomas
Fabrizio Rongione Jeune Bandit
Jean-Michel Balthazar Le Barman
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Luc Dardenne, Jean-Pierre Dardenne

Writers

Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne

Cast

Jeremie Renier Bruno
Jeremie Segard Steve
François Olivier Remy
Stephane Bissot La receleuse
Olivier Gourmet Policier en civil / Policier
Mireille Bailly Mère Bruno / Mère de Bruno
Bernard Marbaix Commerçant / un commerçant
Samuel De Ryck Thomas
Fabrizio Rongione Jeune Bandit
Jean-Michel Balthazar Le Barman
Déborah François Sonia
Anne Gerard Commerçante
Jean-Claude Boniverd Le Policier en civil
Frédéric Bodson Bandit plus âgé
Marie-Rose Roland Une infirmière
Leon Michaux Policier Commissariat
Delphine Tomson La fille aux cheveux rouges
Stéphane Marsin Jeune Homme
Hicham Tiberkanine Abdel
Hachemi Haddad La concierge du toit

Producers

Editors

Marie-Hélène Dozo

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