Mon Oncle d'Amerique

Mon Oncle d'Amerique

Available on MUBI
In this unconventional French film, renowned writer/philosopher Henri Laborit (portraying himself) presents three stories that illustrate the complexities of human behavior. René (Gérard Depardieu) is a man from humble farming roots who becomes manager at a textile factory and must contend with the pressures of the job. Meanwhile, Janine (Nicole Garcia), an actress turned stylist, is involved in an affair with Jean (Roger Pierre), a politician and aspiring writer who faces difficulties at home.
Starring Gérard Depardieu, Nicole Garcia, Roger Pierre
Director Alain Resnais