Epithete Films is an independent movie production company that specializes in feature films, run by Frédéric Brillion and Gilles Legrand.


Synopsis  /  Paul de Marseul runs his prestigious family wine estate with passion and flair. For various reasons, he can't stand and constantly denigrates his son, Martin, who works with him. He dreams of having another son... who one day materializes in the shape of Paul's loyal vineyard manager's son. Can Paul de Marseul switch, and choose his own ideal son and heir?

Directed by / 

Gilles Legrand

Screenplay - adaptation - dialogue / 

Gilles Legrand and Delphine de Vigan

Cast / 

Niels Arestrup, Lorànt Deutsch, Patrick Chesnais, Anne Marivin, Nicolas Bridet, Valérie Mairesse.

Production / 

Epithète Films

Distribution / 

Universal Pictures International France

Release date / 

24 August 2011

Awards and festivals / 

  • Les César du Cinéma Français, France, 2012 – 1 nomination
  • 18ème Festival du film de Lama, France, 2011
  • Festival du Film Francophone d’Angoulême, France, 2011
  • 45ème édition du Festival International de HOF, Munich, Allemagne, 2011
  • Festival International du film de Seattle, USA, 2013 – compétition officielle
  • Rendez-vous with French Cinéma à NY, USA, 2013
  • Festival du Film français en Israël, 2012
  • The Alliance Française French Film Festival, Australie, 2012
  • France Cinema Floride, USA, 2011
  • Festival de Films Cinémania, Canada, 2011