Valentine, a young model in Geneva, meets a retired judge who taps his
neighbors' phone calls, not for money but to feed his cynicism. The
film unfolds the relationships between Valentine, the judge and other
people who may not be aware of the relationship they have with Valentine
and/or the old judge.
This film was nominated for three Oscars, a Golden Globe and seven César
Post-film discussion led by Ed Zahniser.
A sampling of
on the film.