Running time 88 mins
Cat no. 2NDVD 3100
A film by JEAN-CLAUDE BRISSEAU
A poetic insight into taboo sex The Mail on Sunday
François is a happily married fifty year old teacher. Concerned that rebellious student Mathilde is going to be expelled he sets out to help her but is soon drawn into a passionate relationship with the enigmatic teenager. Realising it cannot go on he tries to end the affair with devastating consequences.
A haunting tale of obsessive love that won Vannesa Paradis a César award for most promising actress.