With: Barbara Sukowa, Martine Chevallier, Léa Drucker
Nina and Madeleine, two retired women, have been secretly deeply in love for decades. From everybody’s point of view, including Madeleine’s family, they are simply neighbors living on the top floor of their building. They come and go between their two apartments, sharing the tender delights of everyday life together, until the day their relationship is turned upside down by an unexpected event leading Madeleine’s daughter to slowly unveil the truth about them.
Festivals & Awards
TIFF 2019 – Discovery Official Selection
BFI 2019 – Official Selection
Roma Film Festival 2019
France’s Official Selection for Best International Feature for the 2021 Oscars ®
Camerimage – Best Cinematography Debut
Golden Globes Nominee
Brigitta Portier, Alibi Communication
A romance this convincingly lived-in is rare indeed. Director Filippo Meneghetti’s incredibly deft feature debut is cause for celebration and should be welcome in art houses worldwide.
A decades-long secret love affair between two older women is severely tested in italian director Filippo Meneghetti’s moving tribute to love’s ability to overcome all obstacle.
Engaging and sophisticated: one of the most vital and moving debut of the past year.
JUST ANOTHER MOVIE
Original title: Deux
Production: Paprika Films - Artémis Productions - Tarantula