About the film
jealousy parent child relationship pianistin illegitimate son
Release Date: October 25, 2000
|Genres||:||Crime, Drama, Mystery|
|Production Companies||:||MK2 Films, France 2 Cinéma, CAB Productions, TSR, YMC Productions|
|Producers||:||Marin Karmitz, Yvon Crenn, Yvon Crenn, Jean-Louis Porchet, Gérard Ruey, Francine Lusser, Nathalie Kreuther, Gisèle Vuillaume, Monica Donati, David Crenn, Vanessa Balmer, Sandra Gerber, Gisele Musy, Hélène Platel, Claudia Tur|
|Writers||:||Claude Chabrol, Charlotte Armstrong, Caroline Eliacheff|
Mika is the wife of celebrated pianist Andre Polonski and stepmother to his son, Guillaume, whose mother died in a car wreck on his sixth birthday. Their lives are interrupted by the unexpected arrival of Jeanne, a young woman who has learned that she was almost switched at birth with Guillaume whilst in hospital. Also a pianist, Jeanne harbors a suspicion that she may be Andre's daughter. Andre undertakes to continue her piano tuition, but, on entering the Polonski family, Jeanne begins to notice the icily controlled Mika behaving strangely. Her suspicions aroused, Jeanne begins the dangerous task of unraveling Mika's dark past of secrets and lies...