The Bélier Family

The Bélier Family

The Bélier Family

French box office hit comedy about Paula (Louane Emera), a teen girl and the sole member of her family who isn't deaf. When she joins the school choir to spend time with the new boy in town, Paula discovers a previously unknown talent as a singer. But since she's an indispensable interpreter for the rest of her family, Paula's decision to take part in a major singing competition will come at a price for her parents and siblings...

2014Rating: M, Offensive language105 minsFranceFrench with English subtitles
Comedy
90%
want to see

Reviews & comments

Not perfect but fun to watch and...

Listen the soundtrack. It's golden.

4.0
Variety

Variety

press

The beauty of the otherwise formulaic La Famille Belier is the way this affable crowdpleaser manages to twist its overplayed setup.

The Guardian

The Guardian

press

Emera is indeed a winning presence, and it would take a hard heart not to be moved by her rendition of Michel Sardou's Je Vole...

3.0
Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

press

Has enormous charm and humour, a real sense of warmth within the family, and a knockout finale.

4.0
Independent

Independent

press

This cheery French comedy-drama is sustained by its own rude energy.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

[Viard and Damiens] manage to project a lot of warmth despite the fact both have no spoken dialogue and their characters tend to be extremely direct.

Variety

Variety

press

The beauty of the otherwise formulaic La Famille Belier is the way this affable crowdpleaser manages to twist its overplayed setup.

The Guardian

The Guardian

press

Emera is indeed a winning presence, and it would take a hard heart not to be moved by her rendition of Michel Sardou's Je Vole...

3.0
Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

press

Has enormous charm and humour, a real sense of warmth within the family, and a knockout finale.

4.0
Independent

Independent

press

This cheery French comedy-drama is sustained by its own rude energy.

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

[Viard and Damiens] manage to project a lot of warmth despite the fact both have no spoken dialogue and their characters tend to be extremely direct.

Not perfect but fun to watch and...

Listen the soundtrack. It's golden.

4.0