Grand Central

Grand Central Information

Grand Central is a 2013 French-Austrian romance film co-written and directed by Rebecca Zlotowski. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival where it won the Franois Chalais Prize.


Gary, an unskilled young man, lands a job as a decontamination sub-contractor at a nuclear power plant in the lower valley of the Rhone. Inducted into the workforce by supervisor Gilles and veteran Toni, Gary discovers that radiation contamination is not just a risk factor but an everyday hazard. At the same time, he begins an illicit affair with Karole, Toni's fiance. It turns out that Toni is sterile, and Karole becomes pregnant by Gary.


  • Tahar Rahim as Gary Manda
  • La Seydoux as Karole
  • Denis Mnochet as Toni
  • Olivier Gourmet as Gilles
  • Johan Libreau as Tcherno
  • Camille Lellouche as Graldine
  • Nahuel Prez Biscayart as Isaac
  • Nozha Khouadra as Maria
  • Guillaume Verdier as Bertrand
  • Marie Berto as Morali


Award / Film Festival Category Recipients and nominees Result
Cabourg Film Festival Grand Prix Grand Central
2013 Cannes Film Festival Franois Chalais Prize Grand Central
Prix Un Certain Regard Grand Central
39th Csar Awards Best Supporting Actor Olivier Gourmet
Globes de Cristal Award Best Film Grand Central
19th Lumires Awards Best Film Grand Central
Best Director Rebecca Zlotowski
Best Actor Tahar Rahim
Best Actress La Seydoux
Special Jury Prize Grand Central
4th Magritte Awards Best Supporting Actor Olivier Gourmet

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