Henry Fool is a 1997 comedy/drama starring Thomas Jay Ryan as Henry
Fool, James Urbaniak as Simon Grim and Parker Posey as Fay Grim. After
becoming friends, Henry, a novelist, introduces Simon, a garbage man, to
the world of literature. The movie follows the two men as their lives
take unexpected turns, some for the better and some for the worse. Henry
Fool won the 1998 Cannes Film Festival Best Screenplay Award and
received a nomination for the Palme d'Or Award.