The Great Game (Le grand jeu) by Nicolas Pariser (France, 2015, 100 min.). 

Melvil Poupaud (Laurence Anyways, Fidelio: Alice’s Odyssey) stars in this sleek political thriller about a best-selling author who is recruited to ghostwrite a book that will ignite a conspiracy against the French Interior Minister. Director Nicolas Pariser won the Louis Delluc Prize for Best First Film.

“A thinking-man’s debut from a French helmer to watch … plunges audiences into a world where a book can make a difference.” – Variety

Watch the trailer