100min, France, 2021


Screenplay: Claudine Bories, Patrice Chagnard

Cinematography: Patrice Chagnard

Editor: Emeline Gendrot

Music: François Macherey  

Producer: Claudine Bories, Patrice Chagnard

Production Company: Les Films du Parotier, New Story

Distribution/sales: New Story


Vedette is a cow. She was once queen of the queens of the Alps. But Vedette is getting older. In order to save her from the humiliation of being dethroned by young rivals, neighbors, let us look after her for an entire summer.


Vedette (2021), Nous, le peuple (2019), Rules of the Game (2014), The Arrivals (2009), La fille du magician (1990)

Festivals and Awards:

Nominated for Best Feature-Length Documentary, IDFA, Netherlands

Nominated for Jury Prize, Riviera International Film Festival, Italy