The closet [videorecording] = (Le placard) / 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.

Contributor(s): Aumont, Michel | Auteuil, Daniel | Cosma, Vladimir | Depardieu, Gérard, 1948- | Klotz, Georges | Laroque, Michèle, 1960- | Lhermitte, Thierry | Poiré, Alain | Rochefort, Jean | Tissandier, Hughues | Tovoli, Luciano | Vandernoot, Alexandra | Veber, Francis | Alliance Atlantis (Firm) | Efve Films (Firm) | Gaumont (Firm) | Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm) | Miramax Zoë (Firm) | TF1 Films ProductionMaterial type: FilmFilmPublisher number: 3927 | Miramax Home Entertainment/Alliance AtlantisLanguage: French Summary language: English Publication details: [Burbank, Calif.] : Montreal : Miramax Home Entertainment : ; Distributed by Alliance Atlantis, c2001. Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 85 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 inOther title: Placard [videorecording]Subject(s): Accountants -- Fiction | Blue collar workers -- France -- Fiction | Homosexuality -- Fiction | Motion pictures, FrenchGenre/Form: Foreign films -- France. | Comedy films. | Feature films.DDC classification: 791.43/72 Production credits: Director of photography, Luciano Tovoli ; art director, Hughues Tissandier ; editor, Georges Klotz ; music, Vladimir Cosma.Awards: Shanghai International Film Festival: 2001, Golden Goblet - Best Actor (Daniel Auteuil)Cast: Daniel Auteuil, Gérard Depardieu, Thierry Lhermitte, Michèle Laroque, Michel Aumont, Jean Rochefort, Alexandra Vandernoot.Summary: 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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Originally produced as a motion picture in 2000.

Director of photography, Luciano Tovoli ; art director, Hughues Tissandier ; editor, Georges Klotz ; music, Vladimir Cosma.

Daniel Auteuil, Gérard Depardieu, Thierry Lhermitte, Michèle Laroque, Michel Aumont, Jean Rochefort, Alexandra Vandernoot.

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!

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.

DVD ; Dolby Digital sound (2.0, surround) ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.

For private home use only.

Includes audio track in French with English subtitles.

Shanghai International Film Festival: 2001, Golden Goblet - Best Actor (Daniel Auteuil)

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