PG certificateThe Eighth Day is a Film programme that first aired in 1996 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Eighth Day is a 4 star programme


The Eighth Day (1996)

Directed by
Jaco van Dormael

Hit French drama about an uptight businessman whose life collides with that of a young runaway who has Down's Syndrome. As they grow to know and respect one another, a unique bond forms between them

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 110 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1996

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: France/Belgium/UK

Filmed in Colour


Image for Daniel AuteuilDaniel Auteuil...Harry
Pascal Duquenne...Georges
Henri Garcin...Le directeur de la banque
Isabelle Sadoyan...Georges' Mother
Michele Maes...Nathalie
Fabienne Loriaux...Fabienne
Hélène Roussel...Julie's mother
Alice van Dormael...Alice
Juliette Van Dormael...Juliette
Didier de Neck...Fabienne's husband
Marie-Pierre Meinzel
Sabrina Leurquin...Serveuse du snack
Laszlo Harmati...Luis Mariano