She is a young Chinese woman and an illegal immigrant. Unable to speak French, she is lost in the northern outskirts of Paris. He lives a life that doesn’t satisfy him. When they meet, his frustration and the young woman’s need for protection draw them together.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Born in Paris in 1981, Naël Marandin started acting while still a teenager, first on stage, and then on television and in the movies. He took a break from his acting to finish his studies in political science and then to travel, spending over a year in China and Tibet. Upon returning to France, he first found work as an actor before turning to directing.