An orphan ,Lydia, follows her best friend's not so good piece of advice:pretending to be a wealthy writer's natural child.There is some excuse:her grandmother passed away and she couldn't pay the rent anymore and continue her law studies ;besides ,every time she thinks she's got a job,the macho men want to abuse her.As an impostor,she's welcomed with open arms everywhere.Later on,when she becomes a lawyer,she will defend a young delinquent who committed the same fault as her:identity usurpation.
DANIELLE DARRIEUX in a magnificent dramatic role of MODERN life - depicting, as never before, the boundless histrionic talent of the scintillating French cinema star.
Did You Know?
The earliest documented USA telecast of this film occurred Monday 25 September 1944 on New York City's pioneer television station WNBT (Channel 1). See more