directed by
Sandrine Bonnaire


Jérôme Tonnerre


Jalil Mehenni

Technical data

Year: 2012
Language: French
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 98 min
Producers: Mon Voisin Productions (F); Mosaïque Films (F)
Nicolas Steil - Iris Productions; Iris Films (BE)
Distribution: Ad Vitam (France, Andorre, Monaco)
Mercure International

Awards and festivals

Saint-Jean-de-Luz International Festival of Young Directors - 2012: Best Actor Award for William Hurt

Critics' Week of the Cannes Film Festival - France - 2012

Namur International Film Festival, Emile Cantillon Section - Belgium - 2012

Paris Cinema - France - 2012

Gindou Film Festival - France - 2012

Cinemania Film Festival - Canada 2012

Panorama of European Cinema - Greece - 2012

Mar deel Plata Film Festival - Argentina - 2012

CPH: PIX - Denmark - 2012

Sao Paulo International Film Festival - Brazil - 2012

International festival of young directors of Saint-Jean-de-Luz France - 2012


After ten long years of absence, Jacques returns to France for his father’s funeral and tries to get back into his former lover’s life Mado. Now married and mother of a seven year old boy Paul, Mado is suspicious and hesitant of resuming ties with Jacques…