At the end of 50 years in Châteauroux, Rachel, a modest office worker, meets Philippe, a brilliant young man born to a bourgeois family. From this brief but passionate connection is born a small daughter, Chantal. Philippe refuses to marry outside of his social class and Rachel has to raise their daughter alone. Regardless, for it Chantal is her great happiness, it is why she fights for that to default of the raise, Philippe gives her his name. A battle of more than ten years which will eventually break his life and the lives of his daughter.
Hugo Van Herpe
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-Director Catherine Corsini took a look at Christine Angot's novel on the advice of her producer Elisabeth Perez. If the work touched her, she feared that it was unadaptable. See more