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Being Jacques Chirac (2006)

05/31/2006 (FR) Comedy 1h 30m
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When reality is worst than fiction.

Overview

Since 1967, Jacques Chirac has appeared everyday on television : millions of hours of automatic gestures, jerky speeches and feverish cavalcades. This mockumentary is based on archival footage and told at the first person (the voice of the French president is provided by imitator Didier Gustin). The main comic effect comes from the contradictions between the various speeches of the French President. The title comes from the title of the French-language version of Being John Malkovich.

  1. Karl Zéro

    Director, Writer

  2. Michel Royer

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jacques Chirac

    Jacques Chirac

    Lui-même

  2. Tony Blair

    Tony Blair

    Self (archive footage)

  3. George W. Bush

    George W. Bush

    Self (archive footage)

  4. Jean-Marie Le Pen

    Jean-Marie Le Pen

    Self (archive footage)

  5. François Hollande

    François Hollande

    Self (archive footage)

  6. Pope John Paul II

    Pope John Paul II

    Self (archive footage)

  7. Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom

    Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom

    Self (archive footage)

  8. Saddam Hussein

    Saddam Hussein

    Self (archive footage)

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Being Jacques Chirac
Being Jacques Chirac

Original Title Dans la peau de Jacques Chirac

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Original Language French

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