FRENCH CINEMA- L’exercice de l’Etat / The Minister
L’exercice de l’Etat / The Ministerby Pierre Schoeller (115′)
“L’exercice de l’Etat” de Pierre Schoeller
Bertrand Saint-Jean is the French Minister of Transportation, a man who entered his career in public service as an idealist intending to use his position to help others and serve the people with honor. Years later, Saint-Jean has come to view politics as a matter of image and gamesmanship, and while he strives to rise above the more corrupt aspects of his profession, as he walks a tightrope between ethics and ambition.