A young man who lives with his mother and has never known his father, heads off to look for him. He finds a cynical and Machiavellian man who works as a publisher in Paris. After he attempts to kill him, he finds filial love thanks to his uncle.

  1. Eugène Green

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Victor Ezenfis


  2. Natacha Régnier

    Natacha Régnier


  3. Fabrizio Rongione

    Fabrizio Rongione


  4. Mathieu Amalric

    Mathieu Amalric

    Oscar Pormenor

  5. Maria de Medeiros

    Maria de Medeiros

    Violette Tréfouille

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The Son of Joseph
The Son of Joseph


Original Title Le Fils de Joseph

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 20, 2016


Original Language French

Runtime 1h 55m

Budget -

Revenue -



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