Release Date: September 11th, 1983
DVD Release Date: November 24th, 1998
PG|1 hr 51 min
Lena (Isabelle Huppert) is a Jewish refugee from Belgium living in occupied France in 1942. The only way she can avoid being deported to a concentration camp is to marry Michel, a discharged military officer but they cannot find happiness. Meanwhile extroverted artist Madeleine (Miou-Miou) mourns her dead husband and remarries after France's liberation but she to is unhappy with her life. After a chance meeting, the two women develop an emotional relationship that borders on romance.
Director: Diane Kurys