La fleur du mal
At the end of World War II, in a poisonous atmosphere in which scores from the wartime collaboration era are being settled, Line is acquitted for a crime she committed. Fifty years later, her niece Anne stands in the municipal elections. An anonymous tract seeks to discredit her family...
Directed by: Claude Chabrol (France, 2002)
Cast: Nathalie Baye (Anne), Mélanie Doutey (Michèle), Benoît Magimel (François), Bernard Le Coq (Gérard Vasseur), Suzanne Flon (Line)
Genre: comedy drama
Awards: in competition (Berlin 2003)