The film is signed Sylvie Audcoeur (screenwriter of My friends, my loves, my troubles… for TF1 and Under the skin for France 3).
Accustomed to thrillers, especially since her performance in Soft song by Lucie Borleteau, which earned her a nomination for the César for best actress in 2020, Karin Viard add new movie Sylvie Audcoeur on his list, titled A mother. This is the actress’ first production for the cinema, after having written several screenplays for the small screen: she notably worked on the series The Institute and More beautiful lifebut also the units My friends, my loves, my shit… (TF1) and Under the skin (France 3).
Karin Viard portrays Aline there, a woman who has never managed to mourn her son who died at the age of 17 in a brawl. When she crosses by chance her attacker, just released from prison, she decides to build a plan to get revenge. As determined as she is, Aline begins to doubt as she gets to know the young man.
With Viard, but also Darren Muselet and Samir Guesmi in the cast, A mother is presented in a first trailer, before the theatrical release of the feature film lasting 1h27 on March 23, 2022: