Thursday 7th of June

9:00 p.m. – Cinéma Ociné

Mon frère Yves

A film by Patrick Poivre d’Arvor. Adaptation and dialogues: Didier Decoin. Lead performers: Thierry Frémont, Jérôme Kircher, Chloé Stefani. Production: 17 juin Media – 17 juin Fiction. Diffusion: France 3. France – 95’ – fiction not in competition – premiere screening.

This telefilm based on the eponymous novel by Pierre Loti tells the story of a passionate fraternal friendship between two men who are worlds apart. Julien Viaud is a naval officer, Yves Kermadec, his substitute brother, is a seaman. Yves is simple and natural and enjoys getting drunk, while Julien represents the prestige of culture and knowledge.