by Léa Todorov
2023, France, Italy, 1h39
Starring : Jasmine Trinca, Leïla Bekhti, Raffaele Esposito, Agathe Bonitzer
Screenplay : Léa Todorov
Cinematography : Sébastien Goepfert
Setting : Pascale Consigny
Costumes : Agnès Noden
Film editing : Esther Lowe
Production : Grégoire Debailly


1900. Parisian courtesan, Lili d’Alengy flees to Rome to hide her daughter, born with a learning disability. There, her life changes when she meets a doctor who has developed a revolutionary method for mentally-challenged children: Maria Montessori. The intertwined lives of two women who were never destined to meet.