Name: Kasia Balls

Title: The Intouchables

Director: Oliver Nakache

A brief outline of the plot (2-3 sentences):  

In Paris, Philippe is a millionaire who is interviewing candidates for the position of his carer, with his red-haired secretary Magalie. Driss is a poor gangster type from a large family, he cuts the line of candidates and brings a document from the Social Security and asks Phillipe to sign it to prove that he is seeking a job position so he can receive his unemployment benefit. Philippe challenges Driss, offering him a trial period of one month to gain experience helping him. Then Driss can decide whether he would like to stay with him or not. Driss accepts the challenge and moves to the mansion, changing the boring life of Phillipe and his employees.

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