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Sam and Stephane are two friends and associates working together in their workshop designing hand-crafted high-quality skis. To promote their skis, their business being put in jeopardy by ... See full summary »

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Farid Bentoumi

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Farid Bentoumi, Noé Debré (collaboration) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sami Bouajila ... Sam
Franck Gastambide ... Stéphane
Chiara Mastroianni ... Bianca
Hélène Vincent ... Françoise
Bouchakor Chakor Djaltia Bouchakor Chakor Djaltia ... Kader
Coralie Avril Coralie Avril ... Stella
Fadila Belkebla Fadila Belkebla ... Sarah
Satya Dusaugey Satya Dusaugey ... Fred
Valérie Crouzet Valérie Crouzet ... La banquière
Mathieu Windholtz Mathieu Windholtz ... Johansson (as Matthieu Windholtz)
Aurélie Derber Aurélie Derber ... Alice, technicienne Duval
Chloé Cogniat Chloé Cogniat ... Secrétaire Duval
Nicolas Pfaff Nicolas Pfaff ... Client russe
Sara Mortensen Sara Mortensen ... Directeur financier équipementier 1
Farid Bentoumi Farid Bentoumi ... Directeur financier équipementier 2
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Storyline

Sam and Stephane are two friends and associates working together in their workshop designing hand-crafted high-quality skis. To promote their skis, their business being put in jeopardy by the competition from the larger brands, they take a crazy gamble and decide to qualify Sam for the Winter Games in cross-country skiing under the flag of his father's country, Algeria.

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Genres:

Comedy | Sport

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Country:

France | Belgium

Language:

French

Release Date:

30 March 2016 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Buena suerte, Argelia See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,416,050
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Trivia

The movie is based on a real story: Noureddine Maurice Bentoumi, the director's brother, managed to go to the Winter Olympic Games for Algeria, as depicted in this picture. Also, Noureddine acts as a stunt double during the sport scenes in this movie. See more »

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References E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982) See more »

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