A film by Jean-François Laguionie
On the last day of summer, Louise, an old woman realizes that the last train has departed without her. She finds herself alone in a small seaside resort town, abandoned by everyone. The weather quickly turns for the worse followed by the seasonal tides. Fragile and coquettish, not nearly as well-prepared as a would-be Robinson Crusoe, Louise isn’t likely to make it through the winter…
A film by Maria Schrader
The years of exile in the life of Stefan Zweig, one of the most read German-language writers of his time, between Buenos Aires, New York and Brazil. As a Jewish intellectual, Zweig struggles to find the right stance towards the events in Nazi Germany, while searching for a home in the new world.
A film by Renaud Fély, Arnaud Louvet
In Italy at the turn of the 13th century, Francis of Assisi led a simple fraternal life amongst the poorest, which fascinates and disturbs the all-powerful Catholic Church. With the support of the other friars, and driven by an intensely fervent faith, Francis fights to have his vision of a world of peace and equality recognized.
A film by Katell Quillévéré
It all starts at daybreak, three young surfers on the raging seas. A few hours later, on the way home, an accident occurs. Now entirely hooked up to life-support in a hospital in Le Havre, Simon’s existence is little more than an illusion. Meanwhile, in Paris, a woman awaits the organ transplant that will give her a new lease on life.