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THE CLOSET

by Francis Veber

synopsis

François, an accountant for a large company, is about to be fired, but then a rumour starts that he is gay and the management decide to keep him for the sake of 'political correctness'.

international title: The Closet
original title: Le Placard
country: France
year: 2000
genre: fiction
directed by: Francis Veber
film run: 84'
release date: BE 17/01/2001, FR 17/01/2001, HU 07/06/2001, GR 08/06/2001, CZ 14/06/2001, ES 05/10/2001, IT 26/10/2001, DE 29/11/2001, AT 11/01/2002, FI 29/03/2002, PT 05/04/2002, PL 12/04/2002, UK 17/05/2002, DK 07/03/2003, NO 09/01/2004
screenplay: Francis Veber
cast: Gérard Depardieu, Daniel Auteuil, Thierry Lhermitte, Michel Aumont, Jean Rochefort, Michèle Laroque, Fanny Cottençon
cinematography by: Luciano Tovoli
film editing: Georges Klotz
art director: Hugues Tissandier
costumes designer: Jacqueline Bouchard
music: Vladimir Cosma
producer: Patrice Ledoux, Alain Poiré
production: Gaumont, TF1 Films Production
distributor: Filmauro, Tobis Film, StudioCanal, Sherlock Films S.L., Constantin Film Verleih, Alternative Films, Kamras Film Group Oy, Angel Films A/S, Tantra DMPC
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