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The Wild Child


Based on a real-life case study, recorded in [[Performer~P317012~Jean-Marc Gaspard Itard~jeanmarcgasparditard]]'s 1806 volume Memoire et Rapport sur Victor de L'Aveyron, The Wild Child is spiritually in line with [[Performer~P114620~François Truffaut~françoistruffaut]]'s other films about the pains of adolescence. [[Performer~P114620~Truffaut~françoistruffaut]] himself plays Dr. Jean Itard, a doctor working at Paris' Institute for the Deaf and Dumb. Itard takes on the challenge of Victor...more