[Australia] : Madman Entertainment [distributor] [Vancouver] : NeoClassics Films, 2009]
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; 5.1 Dolby surround.
In French, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Based on the novel The elegance of the hedgehog by Muriel Barbery.
Josiane Balasko, Garance Le Guillermic, Togo Igawa, Anne Brochet.
Writer/director, Mona Achache ; producers, Mark Lombardo, Anne-Dominique Toussaint ; music, Gabriel Yared.
The timely story of Paloma a young girl bent on ending it all on her upcoming twelfth birthday. Using her father's old camcorder to chronicle the hypocrisy she sees in adults, she begins to learn about life from the grumpy building concierge, Renee Michel. She begins to understand that there are allies to be found beneath the prickliest of exteriors.
French title: Hérisson
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