Gloria, a 58-year-old woman, is determined to defy her loneliness by going to singles parties, which give her momentary gratification, but repeatedly lead to disappointment and emptiness… until she meets Rodolfo, a man seven years her senior, who becomes obsessed with her. When the affair gets complicated, she is forced to confront her loneliness and come to terms with her age.
Abel and Marianne discover that their 13-year-old son Joseph has been secretly selling his most prized possessions. They quickly realize that Joseph is not the only one, there are hundreds of children around the world doing the same thing. His mission: finance a mysterious project in Africa to save the planet.
A pioneer among filmmakers, Jane Campion was the first woman to win the Palme d’Or at Cannes, for The Piano. In 40 years of work, she has carved out a unique place for herself in the highly masculine pantheon of cinema. A visual and iconoclastic director, a subtle portraitist of women and the human soul, Campion is also a furtive director: both discreet and whimsical, gentle and impertinent, and sometimes misunderstood.
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