The Odyssey

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The Odyssey
This biopic of famed French ocean explorer Jacques Cousteau picks up in 1948, when he, his wife and son live in paradise in a nice house overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. But Cousteau dreams of adventure. With his invention of scuba gear that can breathe underwater, he discovered a new world. Now he wants to explore this world. And for that, he is ready to sacrifice everything. In French with English subtitles.

124 minutes.
Parental Guidance 10-12.
Adventure, Biographical, On the art circuit

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Credits

Cast
Lambert Wilson, Pierre Niney, Audrey Tautou, Laurent Lucas, Benjamin Lavernhe, Vincent Heneine
Director
Jérôme Salle
ScreenplayJérôme Salle, Laurent Turner, from the book by Jean-Michel Cousteau, Albert Falco
MusicAlexandre Desplat
CinematographyMatias Boucard
EditingStan Collet
SoundtrackAvailable
Made in2016
Produced byA consortium of European companies.

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreBiopic
LanguageInfrequent, low or mild impact
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceMild impact, emotional
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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