Director: Laura Schroeder
Writers : Laura Schroeder & Marie Nimier
With Lolita Chammah, Thémis Pauwels, Isabelle Huppert, Elsa Houben, Charles Müller, Marja-Leena Juncker, Luc Schiltz.
Producers : Jeanne Geiben & Pol Cruchten (Red Lion, LUX)
Co-producers: Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre (MACT Productions, FR), Sebastian Schelenz & Sebastien Delloye (Entre Chien Et Loup, BE)
Director of Photography : Hélène Louvart
Production Designer : Christina Schaffer
Editor: Damien Keyeux
Music: Petra Jean Phillipson
Selected for TorinoFilmLab 2010, Atelier Grand Nord 2014, TorinoFilmLab Coming Soon 2016
After ten years abroad, Catherine returns to Luxembourg, to catch up with her daughter Alba, brought up by Catherine’s mother Elisabeth.
Alba is cold and distant with this stranger showing up unexpectedly in her life, so is Elisabeth, keen to keep her protégée to herself.
One day, Catherine cannot take it anymore. She kidnaps Alba and takes her on a trip to a lake up North. Begins an unsettling journey into the puzzling world of motherly love, only to find out that sometimes the true opponent is yourself.
- Berlinale, Forum, February 2017
- Vilnius IFF, Festival’s Favourites, March 2017
- Jeonju IFF, Competition, April 2017
- Bafici Buenos Aires, Panorama, April 2017
- New Horizons IFF, Wroclaw, August 2017
- Chicago IFF, World Cinema, Octobre 2017
- Rio de Janeiro IFF, Competition, Octobre 2017
- Französische Filmtage Tübingen, Competition, Novembre 2017
- Cinemania Montreal, Novembre 2017
- Torino IFF, Competition, Novembre 2017
- Palm Springs IFF, Awards Buzz Competition, January 2018
- Espoo IFF, May 2018
- France, Luxembourg 19.07.2017
- Brazil 23.11.2017
- Russia 29.03.2018
- Italy TBA, summer 2018
- China TBA