The Giraffe's Neck
Filmfest 2005

Mathilde, age 9, has been living alone with her mother Hélène since her parents broke up and her grandfather Paul underwent heart surgery. One night Mathilde slips out of the house and makes her way to the nursing home, where her grandfather is moldering. She has with her a letter from Madeleine, Paul's wife, who supposedly died thirty years ago. Mathilde has found out it's a lie. Madeleine isn't really dead. Mathilde is here to take Paul away, so he'll help her find her grandmother ...

tags: Feature film

Cast: Sandrine Bonnaire, Louisa Pili, Claude Rich, Philippe Leroy


Director: Safy Nebbou