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After a chaotic night of rioting in a marginal suburb of Paris, three young friends, Vinz, Hubert and Saïd, wander around unoccupied waiting for news about the state of health of a mutual friend who has been seriously injured when confronting the police.

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Directed by

Mathieu Kassovitz

Written by

Mathieu Kassovitz (Screenplay)

Runtime

98 minutes

Country

France

Language

French

Tagline

How far you fall doesn't matter, it's how you land…

Cast

Keywords

paris, france racism male friendship hip-hop ghetto socially deprived family police brutality xenophobia neo nazism breakdance paris suburb

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Lists

#230 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#620 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#170 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#258 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss