Nina and Madeleine are secretly deeply in love for decades. From everybody's point of view, they are neighbours living on the top floor of their building. They share the tender delights of everyday life together, until an unexpected event leading Madeleine's daughter to slowly unveil the truth.
- Jean-Claude Brialy Audience Award - French Feature Film - Premier Plans 2020
- France's Submission for the 93rd Academy Awards
- BEST FEATURE DEBUT - THE 26TH LUMIÈRES AWARDS
- BEST ACTRESS (MARTINE CHEVALLIER & BARBARA SUKOWA) - THE 26TH LUMIÈRES AWARDS
- Barbara Sukowa
- Martine Chevallier
- Léa Drucker
- Filippo Meneghetti
- Malysone Bovorasmy
- Florence Vignon
- Ronan Tronchot
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An entirely unique and uniquely vital lesbian love story.
Barbara Sukowa (Nina) and Martine Chevallier (Mado) bring to life an unforgettable lesbian couple whose sexual flame still burns brightly and whose mutual devotion is quietly thrilling
We live in a society that’s still obsessed with youth...sometimes you are watching a film, and even a baker has a six-pack. It’s a political issue, and as a director, I have a responsibility to be honest, without showing every single wrinkle.
Filippo MENEGHETTI (1980, Italy) studied Film Directing and Anthropology at the Sapienza University of Rome. He released his documentary debut, MAISTRAC: LAVORARE IN CANTIERE (2009). His short film L'INTRUSO (2012) won the Audience Award at the Angers FF, and was later followed by another short film, LA BÊTE (2018). His first feature film, TWO OF US (2019), premiered at Toronto IFF as part of the Discovery program and is France's submission to the 93rd Academy Awards.