Category: Feature Film
Production year: 2008
Release date: 11/03/2009
DVD release date: 16/09/2009
VOD rental start date: 28/10/2009
Country: France
Genre(s): Drama
Runtime: 1:36

Director(s): Sophie Laloy
Cast: Judith Davis, Isild le Besco, Johan Libéreau, Edith Scob, Fabienne Babe & Marc Chapiteau
Scriptwriter(s): Sophie Laloy, Jean-Luc Gaget & Eric Veniard

Production company: Ice 3
French Distributor: Little Stone Distribution
International sales: Doc and Film International
Video edition: Orange Studio


Marie leaves her family and moves to Lyons to study piano at the conservatory there. For economic reasons, she shares her apartment with Emma, a childhood friend, who has lived alone since her father’s death and her mother’s desertion. Marie submits to the rules and regulations imposed by her roommate which become ever more oppressive as time goes by. Emma fascinates, dominates and devastates Marie as she struggles between her desire for Emma and the urge to escape. The obsession drains her energy, and she loses her focus for the music…