A smalltime conman passes himself off as the boss of a construction site where a section of highway is being built. In the beginning, he hopes just to make a little cash, but his scam escapes his control. He cons the whole region until he meets the lady mayor of a small town that his road will go through. She intrigues him, before revealing to him a world he never knew: that of feelings.

In the Beginning

France, present day. A smalltime conman passes himself off as the boss of a construction site where a section of highway is being built. In the beginning, he hopes just to make a little cash, but his scam escapes his control. He cons the whole region, hires dozens of workers and cynically enjoys the profits of his scam until he meets the lady mayor of a small town that his road will go through. She intrigues and unsettles him, before revealing to him a world he never knew: that of feelings. How far will he go to save his victims and himself from his own lies? Some flashing lights sequences or patterns may affect photosensitive viewers.

Release Date:

2009