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Author: Alain PoiréFrancis VeberDaniel AuteuilGérard DepardieuThierry LhermitteAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2001], ©2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : FrenchView all editions and formats
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François Pignon, a very bland sort of man who works as an accountant in a condom factory, is about to be fired. His new neighbour comes up with an idea to prevent such a thing from happening: he creates photos and then spreads the rumor that François is gay so that the factory management might be afraid they'll be sued for sexual discrimination. Of course, nothing happens as it should, but the changes in François  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Videocassettes
Foreign films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alain Poiré; Francis Veber; Daniel Auteuil; Gérard Depardieu; Thierry Lhermitte; Michèle Laroque; Michel Aumont; Jean Rochefort; Alexandra Vandernoot; Luciano Tovoli; Hughues Tissandier; Georges Klotz; Vladimir Cosma; Miramax Zoë (Firm); Gaumont (Firm); Efve Films (Firm); TF1 Films Production.; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 48264889
Language Note: French dialogue, English subtitles.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2000.
Credits: Director of photography, Luciano Tovoli ; art director, Hughues Tissandier ; editor, Georges Klotz ; music, Vladimir Cosma.
Cast: Daniel Auteuil, Gérard Depardieu, Thierry Lhermitte, Michèle Laroque, Michel Aumont, Jean Rochefort, Alexandra Vandernoot.
Awards: Shanghai International Film Festival: 2001, Golden Goblet - Best Actor (Daniel Auteuil)
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videocassette (85 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, stereo., Hi-fi, digitally mastered.
Other Titles: Placard
Responsibility: Miramax Zoë presents in association with Gaumont and Efve Films a co-production of Gaumont, Efve Films TF1 Films production ; producer, Alain Poiré ; writer & director, Francis Veber.

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François Pignon, a very bland sort of man who works as an accountant in a condom factory, is about to be fired. His new neighbour comes up with an idea to prevent such a thing from happening: he creates photos and then spreads the rumor that François is gay so that the factory management might be afraid they'll be sued for sexual discrimination. Of course, nothing happens as it should, but the changes in François Pignon's life - and other people's too - is drastic!

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