The Midwife

The fateful story of two women, perfectly performed by Catherine Deneuve and Catherine Frot.

Sage femme
France 2016
  • Czech
117 min.

Claire lives by the rules. She works as a midwife and has dedicated her life to serving others. But the maternity ward where she works is about to close. And then Béatrice, the former lover of her dead father, reappears, a capricious and selfish woman who is the opposite of her.

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Director: Martin Provost
Screenplay: Martin Provost
Cinematography: Yves Cape
Music: Grégoire Hetzel
Sound: Emmanuel Croset
Editing: Albertine Lastera
Production Design: Thierry François
Producer: Olivier Delbosc
Co-production: Jacques-Henri Bronckart, Olivier Bronckart
Costumes: Bethsabée Dreyfus
Cast: Catherine Deneuve, Catherine Frot, Olivier Gourmet, Quentin Dolmaire, Mylène Demongeot