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Warwick Arts Centre

November 10, 2023 @ 20:00

When taxi driver Charles (Dany Boon) takes a booking to drive a passenger across Paris he discovers his passenger is 92-year-old Madeleine.

Travelling to a retirement home where she will spend the rest of her days, Madeleine had lived through one of the darkest wartime periods of human history. Yet she is neither bitter nor gloomy, having chosen instead to overcome life’s often unjust vicissitudes, to fight against them, and to embrace joy wherever she may find it.

A mutual respect and friendship that neither will forget, develops as they share their stories in this heart-warming drama.

"Carried by two actors who enjoy wonderful natural chemistry." - Cineuropa
Director: Christian Carion | 2022 | 91 mins | France
Cast: Line Renaud, Dany Boon, Alice Isaaz, Jérémie Laheurte, Gwendoline Hamon
Screened with English subtitles
Classification: 15
Driving Madeleine


November 10, 2023
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Warwick Arts Centre
University of Warwick
Coventry,CV4 7ALUnited Kingdom
024 7649 6000
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