POTICHE is a witty and sparkling comedy about a housebound 'trophy housewife' (Catherine Deneuve) who steps in to manage the umbrella factory run by her tyrannical husband. To everyone's surprise, she proves herself a competent and assertive woman of action. Gerard Depardieu plays a union leader and her ex-beau who still holds a flame for her. Directed by François Ozon. (France, 2011, 103 minutes)
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