"Come As You Are": French McDonald's Ad Features Closeted Teen And Father

In this surprisingly moving McDonald's commercial from France, a teen boy has a sweet phone conversation with his boyfriend, followed by a lunch at McDonald's with his father, who does not yet know he is gay.

DISCUSSION

This is very nice, and it makes me realize how much I still need to work on my french. Native speakers speak so fast that I absolutely cannot understand them, even though when I read a page of french I can basically understand most of it. Learning to actually speak fluently is so frustrating.