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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Fabrice Luchini
Kristin Scott Thomas
Ernst Umhauer
Directors
Francois Ozon
Screenwriters
Francois Ozon
Running Time
105 minutes

In The House
Five-star Ozon


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Plot
For his literature assignment, lycée student Claude Garcia (Umhauer) writes long, fantastical accounts of weekends in the company of his friend's middle-class family. Gradually, his teacher Germain (Luchini) becomes mesmerised by his fictions. The two develop a strange bond...


Verdict
Ozon weaves another spellbinding tale that mingles the real and imaginery with terrific effect.


Reviewed by Guy Lodge

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