French Film Festival - In Your Hands

movie details

Director:
Ludovic Bernard
Cast:

Lambert Wilson, Kristin Scott-Thomas, André Marcon, Elsa Lepoivre

Release:
14/03/2019
Length:
106 Mins
Genre:
Comedy / Drama
Distributor:
NZ French Film Festival

synopsis

One day, in the commotion of a Paris train station, a young man from a modest family begins to play a piano. When he plays, the world seems to stop. Especially for Music Academy Director Pierre Geithner, who recognizes Matthieu's exceptional gift. But Matt brushes him aside. Since the death of his neighbor and mentor, old Mr. Jacques, Matt's talent has been neglected and music has become his secret world. After repeat petty theft that lands him in a jail cell, Matt has no one to turn to but Pierre, who gets his prison sentence converted to p...