English Title: Belle and Sebastian| Director :Nicolas Vanier | First release: 2013 |Casting: Félix Bossuet, Tchéky Karyo, Margaux Chatelier |Duration: 98min |Genre: Adventure | Language: French with English subtitles

Synopsis : This film is based on a novel with the same name written by Cécile Aubry.

In 1943, in the French Alps, Sebastian, a seven year old orphan boy is living with César, an adoptive “grandfather” and his daughter, Angélina. The unusual little family lives in the small village of Saint-Martin, whose inhabitants, despite the German occupation, secretly organize the passage of Jewish exiles into Switzerland. The village is also plagued by a mysterious “Beast” who preys on the flocks of the shepherds and the inhabitants, including César’s animals. Sebastian is a very lonely child, suffering from the absence of his mother. One day, on the way home, he encounters the huge dog, wild and completely discredited the so-called “Beast”. He befriends her and names her “Belle”. But will Sebastian be able to save Belle from the villagers?