Bad Faith

  • Mauvaise foi
Genre : Comedy
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2006

Ismaël, music professor, and Clara, psychometrician, are a happy young couple, each living in their own community. One morning, Clara discovers that she is pregnant by Ismaël. Before making their union official, by telling their parents, the couple will find themselves confronted with reticence that will turn the best day of their lives into a nightmare. Ismaël understand very quickly that the Muslim family will accept the situation with difficulty while Clara realises that her parents, Ashkenaze Jewish, open and modern, are not at all ready to welcome an Arab.

Original title: Mauvaise Foi

directed by: Roschdy Zem
screenplay: Roschdy Zem, Pascal Elbé
cast: Roschdy Zem, Pascal Elbé, Cécile de France, Bérangère Bonvoisin
cinematography by: Jérôme Alméras
art director: Marie Cheminal
costumes designer: Nathalie Raoul
producer: Philippe Godeau
production: Pan Européenne Production, Studio Canal, France 2 Cinéma
distributor: Pan Européenne Edition
sales agent: StudioCanal

release date:
BELGIUM 06/12/2006
FRANCE 06/12/2006


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