The last days of a condemned man

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Condemned by illness, Benoît Magimel must also face the suffering of his mother, Catherine Deneuve. © Frenetic

Condemned by illness, Benoît Magimel must also face the suffering of his mother, Catherine Deneuve. © Frenetic

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24.11.2021

During his lifetime ”A cancer patient learns that he has only a few months left to live. Her mother cannot accept the idea… After the social thriller about a scandal that shook the medical world (La Fille de Brest), Emmanuelle Bercot remains in the same settings but changes register. If she ardently wanted to return to melodrama and work again with Catherine Deneuve and Benoît Magimel after La Tête haute, it was above all her meeting with the doctor Gabriel Sara who pushed her to talk about cancer and the support of patients at the end of their career. life. The oncologist’s contribution was so decisive that the director even convinced him to play his own role. Nevertheless, even if it brings a lot of realism to the film, Emmanuelle Bercot remains faithful

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