L' ENFANT (2005)

Stills must not be reproduced, copied or downloaded in any way. Hard copies of some images can be bought via the BFI Printstore and the complete collection can be accessed for commercial reuse via BFI Stills.

Film details

Alternative titles

  • The CHILD Alternative


Drama. Set in the Belgian industrial town of Seraing, the child of the title, Jimmy, is just born to 18-year-old Sonia. Bruno, his father, is a petty thief who decides he and Sonia need cash more than another mouth to feed and unilaterally decides to sell the baby for adoption.

Cast & Credits

Sight & Sound logo

The Greatest Films of All Time 2012

Voted for by 1 critic and 1 director.

See who voted for L' ENFANT

Back to the top