Voted No2 in Sight and Sound’s best films of 2021, this jewel of a film from Céline Sciamma (Portrait of a lady on Fire) will delight and move you. Following the death of her grandmother, 8-year-old Nelly goes with her parents to her mother’s childhood home to sort and remove its cherished objects. While there, she makes friends with a girl her own age with much in common. A beautiful, delicately observed drama examining profound ideas about memory and the past. Not to be missed. In French with subtitles.
This film is programmed by Buxton Film and features no trailers.
Cast: Joséphine Sanz, Gabrielle Sanz, Nina Meurisse
Director: Céline Sciamma