- 1h 52min
- Directed by: Éric Besnard
- Cast: Grégory Gadebois, Isabelle Carré, Benjamin Lavernhe, Guillaume de Tonquédec, Christian Bouillette, Lorenzo Lefèbvre, Marie-Julie Baup
Shortly before the French Revolution, a chef who has been sacked for coming up with his own recipe opens the first restaurant with the help of a mysterious woman.
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In 1789 France, prior to the dawn of the Revolution, gastronomy remains strictly the domain of the aristocrats and the prestige of a noble house is dependent on the quality and reputation of its table. When the talented cook Manceron (Grégory Gadebois) serves an unapproved dish of his own creation, the repercussions are brutal, and he is promptly dismissed.
He swears off his passion until the arrival of a mysterious woman (Isabelle Carré) who helps him create France's very first restaurant. A wildly enjoyable tale of reignited passion, mentorship and revenge…
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