Philippe, 25, turns up one morning at his sister’s place in Arcachon. Betty, 21, is a lively young mother overflowing with tenderness for her 5-year-old son, Damien.
One morning, Damien is knocked down by a hit-and-run driver in front of the school gates. This same morning, Betty enters Philippe’s life and it’s love at first sight… Betty loves Philippe and Philippe loves Betty. Nothing could be more sure than this, nothing. But Philippe is the hit-and-run driver… —Cineuropa.org