My American Uncle (1980)
PG · 2h 5min · Comedy, Drama, Romance · 17 December 1980
Prof. Henri Laborit uses the stories of the lives of three people to discuss behaviorist theories of survival, combat, rewards and punishment, and anxiety. René is a technical manager at a textile factory and must face the anxiety caused by corporate downsizing. Janine is a self-educated actress/stylist who learns that the wife of her lover is dying and must decide to let them reunite. Jean is a controversial career-climbing writer/politician at a crossroads in life.
- Written by
Dragomir R. Radev
Director(s): Alain ResnaisCast: Gérard Depardieu, Nicole Garcia, Roger Pierre