Stars: Juliette Binoche / Alfred Molina / Johnny Depp /
Release Date: 2000-12-14
Production Companies: Miramax Films, David Brown Productions, Fat Free,
Director: Lasse Hallström, Libbie Barr,
A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is against them as they represent free-thinking and indulgence. When a group of Boat Gypsies float down the river the prejudices of the Mayor leads to a crisis.