Twenty years after having tried to kill her husband, Thérèse, who is ill, struggles along in the solitude of her Parisian apartment. One day, her daughter Marie arrives at the door. Besotted with Mourad, she'd like her help. Thérèse meets him and quickly realises that he prefers her to Marie...
Directed by: Lucas Belvaux (France, 2015)
Screenplay: Jacques Fieschi, Lucas Belvaux, based on the work by François Mauriac
Cast: Nicole Garcia (Thérèse Desqueyroux), Louise Bourgoin (Marie), Amir El Kacem (Mourad), Cyril Descours (Thomas Pian), Sandra Nkaké (Nanda), Bernard Mazzinghi (the husband)