Tags: Country: United Kingdom, United States of America languages: English, Français Production: Fat Free, Miramax, David Brown Productions Writers: Joanne Harris, Robert Nelson Jacobs Directors: Lasse Hallström
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.