by Katell Quillévéré
2023, France, Belgium, 2h05
Starring : Anaïs Demoustier, Vincent Lacoste, Morgan Bailey, Hélios Karyo, Josse Capet, Paul Beaurepaire
Screenplay : Katell Quillévéré, Gilles Taurand
Cinematography : Tom Harari
Music :  Amine Bouhafa
Setting : Florian Sanson
Costumes :  Rachèle Raoult
Film editing : Jean-Baptiste Morin
Production : Justin Taurand, David Thion
1947. Madeleine is a poor young woman and a single mother. She meets a rich young man at odds with his community. They try to make a life for themselves, despite their secrets and pain. In post-war France, this ambitious Romanesque film successfully reinvigorates the melodrama tradition.