LA PETITE CHAMBRE
Directors: Stéphanie Chuat & Véronique Ryemond
Feature film | CH | 2010
87 min | Dolby SRD
44th Hof International Film Festival
This is a story about the heart.
Edmond’s is not very robust. But it beats to the rhythm of a fierce independence, which makes him reject the idea of going into an old people’s home, as well as the ministrations of Rose, who is sent to assist him as a home nurse. But Rose stands up to his resistance. She knows the turbulence of the heart when one must accept the inevitable. Her own has still not recovered.
One day, a bad fall forces Edmond to accept Rose’s help …