- France / Italy
- Directed by: Mona Achache
- Cast: Josianne Balasko, Garance Le Guillermic, Togo Igawa
Off beat but prickly debut from Achache about a precocious 11-year-old who has meticulously planned her own suicide out of sheer boredom, and her discovery of kindred spirits in the shape of her apartment building's grumpy concierge and a mysterious new resident.
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
Reviews & features
The Hedgehog (Le Herisson)23 Aug 2011
Smart and faithful adaptation of Muriel Barbery's best-selling book
(12A) 99min There’s no demographic quite like the French bourgeoisie. Their revolution may as well not have happened, Gustav Flaubert pretty much summed things up when he wrote: ‘The whole dream of democracy is to raise the proletarian to the level…
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