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An Impossible Love (Un Amour impossible)

Irish Film Institute

”You can’t handle the truth!”

A Few Good Men

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Synopsis

At the end of the 1950s, Rachel, a young office clerk living in a provincial town, meets Philippe, a well-educated man from a wealthy family. They share an intense but short-lived romance, from which a daughter is born. Over the next 50 years, their lives will be shaped by the unconditional love between a mother and her daughter, overshadowed by the impossible love of a woman for a man that rejects her, and of a daughter for an absent and abusive father.

Rating:
15
Advisory:
strong sex, nudity
Duration:
135 min
Genres:
Drama
Director:
Catherine Corsini
Starring:
Virginie Efira, Niels Schneider, Estelle Lescure, Jehnny Beth
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