Original title: Parlez-moi de la pluie
Director: Agnès Jaoui
Cast: Pascale Arbillot, Jean-Pierre Bacri, Jamel Debouze
France 2008 | Colour | 98 mins | Drama
Avaliable on: DVD
Agathe Villanova is a feminist and recent entrant to the political scene. She returns to her childhood home in the South of France to spend ten days helping her sister Florence sort out their mother's affairs following her death a year earlier. Agathe doesn’t like the region and left it as soon as she could, but for reasons of gender balance in electoral lists, she’s been sent back there for the next elections. Whilst there and reconnecting with her family she becomes the subject of a documentary series about successful women. It’s August. It’s grey and it’s raining. It’s not normal. But then again, nothing is normal...