About the film
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Release Date: April 06, 1983
|Production Companies||:||S.F.P.C., Partner's Productions, Alexandre Films, Hachette Première, Films A2|
|Writers||:||Diane Kurys, Alain Le Henry|
In 1942 in occupied France, a Jewish refugee marries a soldier to escape deportation to Germany. Meanwhile a wealthy art student loses her first husband to a stray Resistance bullet; at the Liberation she meets an actor, gets pregnant, and marries him. Lena and Madeleine meet at their children's school in Lyon in 1952 and the intensity of their relationship strains both their marriages to the breaking point.