Clémence, the fearless mayor of a town near Paris, is completing the final term of her political career. With her faithful right-hand man Yazid, she has long fought for this town plagued by poverty, unemployment and slumlords. However, when Clémence is approached to become Minister, her ambition arises, questioning her devotion and commitment to her citizens. Will her political integrity and election promises survive her newly found ambition?

Festival History

VENICE ORRIZONTI 2021 - Opening Film - Competition

Cast And Credits

Director : Thomas Kruithof
Producer : Thibault Gast, Matthias Weber
Screenplay : Jean-Baptiste Delafon, Thomas Kruithof
DOP : Alexandre Lamarque
Editor : Jean-Baptiste Beaudoin
Cast : Isabelle Huppert, Reda Kateb, Naidra Ayadi, Jean-Paul Bordes