Haute Cuisine

"A clever mix of emotion, serious subjects and gentle humor - a winning recipe!"
Isabelle Hontebeyrie, JOURNAL DE MONTREAL

Synopsis

Hortense Laborie, a renowned chef from Perigord, is astonished when the President of the Republic appoints her his personal cook, responsible for creating all his meals at the Elysée Palace. Despite jealous resentment from the other kitchen staff, Hortense quickly establishes herself, thanks to her indomitable spirit. The authenticity of her cooking soon seduces the President, but the corridors of power are littered with traps...
Original Languages: French
Genre: Comedy
Running Time: 95 min.
Year: 2012

CREDITS

CAST
Arthur Dupont (Nicolas Bauvois)
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie)
Jean d'Ormesson (The President)
DIRECTED BY
Christian Vincent

TRAILER

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PHOTOS

Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Jean d'Ormesson (The President). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot, Jean d'Ormesson and director Christian Vincent. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie) and Jean d'Ormesson (The President). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie) and Jean d'Ormesson (The President). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
From left to right: Catherine Frot, director Christian Vincent and Jean d'Ormesson. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Director Christian Vincent. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie) and Hippolyte Girardot (David Azoulay). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Hippolyte Girardot (David Azoulay) and Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie) and Jean d'Ormesson (The President). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
Catherine Frot (Hortense Laborie) and Jean d'Ormesson (The President). Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.
A still from Les Saveurs du Palais. Courtesy of Mongrel Media.