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with Jacques Gamblin, Laetitia Casta
Drama, Period piece
At the end of the 19th century, Joseph Ferdinand Cheval is a simple postman in the countryside of the Drôme, quietly traveling from village to village every day. His lonely existence comes to an end when he meets the love of his life, Philomène. The couple has a child, Alice, who Ferdinand loves more than anything. For her, he embarks on a crazy project: To build, with stones collected on his daily travels, a strange and magical palace: The "Palais idéal".