He wants to make a change for the better and "It All Starts Today" (1999). In this heartwarming French tale, a young schoolteacher in a rural town witnesses the community gradually sink into poverty and despair after the local coal mine shuts down. When adesperate mother abandons her children at school, Daniel makes the choice to care for the kids himself. Thus begins his determined battle to see the village and its people rise above their circumstances. This critically acclaimed film's Dolby Digital enhanced DVD version is presented in letterbox format and also includes a booklet of extra content.