November 24, 2021
Genre(s): Drama, History
Based on Annie Ernaux's novel, this drama follows the life of Anne, an exceptional student with a great future in store. Her perfect life starts to unravel when she determines she's pregnant. She's not married, and a baby would destroy the future she wants for herself. As she struggles to finish her exams while maintaining her regular social life, Anne is forced to make difficult decisions concerning her body and health. She must learn how to handle the shame and consequences of an abortion and even risk prison during a time when abortion was still illegal in France.