Captain Cousteau’s soul lingered at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco during The Odyssey premiere

Prince Albert with young Monegasque actors Mathieu Gormotte and Tom Chalot in the red bonnet during the avant-premiere of The Odyssey at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco@M. Dagnino

The Oceanographic Museum of Monaco, temple of the seas, hosted the exclusive preview showing of the film The Odyssey, the biopic of the great French ocean adventurer and filmmaker Jacques-Yves Cousteau, on Tuesday October 11, 2016, a day before its national release in all cinemas in France. Prince Albert II did the honors by joining the members of the original Cousteau team and employees of the museum who had worked under the direction of J.Y. Cousteau. Also present were two young actors, Monegasques Tom Chalot and Mathieu Gormotte who play the sons of Cousteau in the film, as well as his niece Perrine and her daughter Fleur Cousteau, Government personalities, members of The Friends of the Museum and the Press. An entertaining film for Cousteau’s fans and ocean lovers!

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