Fri 14 Jul 2017|
Summer, 1946. The Cousteau family - Jacques, his wife Simone and their two children, Philippe and Jean-Michel - live in their beautiful house by the Mediterranean sea. By day they dive, by night they watch the stars. It's paradise on Earth. But, Jacques is never content. He lives and breathes adventure and believes absolutely in the virtues of progress. With his invention, the aqualung, his recently acquired vessel, the Calypso, and a crew of free-spirited adventurers, he is ready to cross the world's oceans.|
Ten years later, back from boarding school, Philippe finds his father greatly altered – an international celebrity with megalomaniac dreams of grafting gills to humans and creating underwater cities. Jacques cannot see it yet, but Philippe already understands that progress and pollution have begun to lay waste to the marine world. Despite their mutual love and admiration, conflict between these two passionate men is inevitable.
Based on Mon pere, le commandant / Capitaine de la Calypso (the books) by Jean-Michel Cousteau / Albert Falco, Yves Paccalet.
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© 2016 Pan-Europeenne / Moana Films / Curiosa Films / Wild Bunch / TF1 Films Production / Casa Productions / Versus Production
|This work is not currently scheduled for release at Nu Metro.|