"Exuberant and highly inventive." - The New York Times
"Very funny, very wise & happily subversive." - Newsweek
Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Gerard Depardieu, Patrick Dewaere, and Carole Laure star in a sweet and funny exploration of love and its shifting configurations. Doting spouse Gerard Depardieu attempts to alleviate wife Carole Laure's depression, even if it means opening their marriage up to accommodate school teacher Dewaere—but as it turns out, her preferred bedmate is bullied schoolboy Riton Liebman. With Michel Serrault (LA CAGE AUX FOLLES) as a concerned neighbor.