Synopsis
EN

When Alex and Noemie prepare themselves to be parents, Alex’s mother is diagnosed with semantic dementia that causes her to act uncontrollably. This leads to Alex and Noemie having to become ‘parents’ to 60-year-old Suzanne, changing the children-parents dynamic.

ID

Ketika Alex dan Noemie mempersiapkan diri menjadi orang tua, ibu Alex didiagnosa dengan demensia semantik yang menyebabkannya bertingkah tidak terkendali. Hal ini menyebabkan Alex dan Noemie menjadi ‘orang tua’ bagi Suzanne, mengubah dinamika hubungan mereka.

Accolades

• Best Film, Molodist International Film Festival 2021
• Best Film, Best Screenplay, Magritte Awards 2022

Original title

Une vie démente

Directors

Raphaël Balboni, Ann Sirot

Country

Belgium

Cast

Jean Le Peltier, Jo Deseure, Lucie Debay

Age classification

17+