August 26 and 27; Sept 2 and 3 at 7:30 • Sunday, August 28 and Sunday, Sept 4 at 4:15 and 7:30 • IU Radio & Television Theater
Antoinette, a schoolteacher, is looking forward to her long planned summer holiday with her married lover Vladimir, the father of one of her pupils. Their plans are upended, however, when Vladimir’s wife books a surprise hiking trip in the picturesque Cévennes mountains in the South of France. Completely unversed in the ways of the wilderness, the spurned Antoinette impulsively decides to follow them, and once paired with an unlikely companion – an obstinate but evidently wise grey donkey named Patrick – discovers much, much more than she bargained for…
Laure Calamy, a French actress best known in the United States for her role on the Netflix series “Call My Agent!”, won a César for Best Actress.
Written and directed by Caroline Vignal
France • 97 minutes