About

A lonely widowed housewife does her daily chores, takes care of her apartment where she lives with her teenage son, and turns the occasional trick to make ends meet. Slowly, her ritualized daily routines begin to fall apart.

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Directed by

Chantal Akerman

Written by

Chantal Akerman (Writer)

Runtime

201 minutes

Country

France, Belgium

Language

French

Cast

Keywords

woman director single mother independent film prostitution widow brussels mother son relationship household slow cinema chores

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