Title : Maddened by His Absence
Genre : Drama
Cast : William Hurt (Jacques), Alexandra Lamy (Mado), Augustin Legrand (Stéphane), Jalil Mehenni (Paul), Matteo Trevisan (Félix), Françoise Oriane (Geneviève), Norbert Rutili (Le notaire)
Movie Plot : After ten years, Jacques comes back to France to handle his father’s succession. He had left France to live in the USA to escape a painful past he shared with Mado, his former wife, who in the meantime built a new life with Stéphane and their 7 year old son, Paul. Upon his return, Jacques and Mado meet again; he asks to meet her son Paul; Mado hesitates, then accepts but hides it from her husband. Soon, Paul and Jacques get close and they start to see each other secretly.