An expatriated French novelist (Jeanne Moreau) returns to Paris when she learns that her childhood home is being placed on the auction block. What she doesn’t count on is that she has to confront many old issues dating back to her childhood and bringing herself full circle to her present day life.
Story deals with the re-education of the naughty, domineering Princess Krasomila, who out of wilfulness and pride refuses to marry King Miroslav, from the neighbouring kingdom. He disguises himself as a gardener, and wins her love. Story from Bozena Nemcova.
A young woman, Nelly, arrives in a remote Mexican town with her sick husband. Diagnosed with having meningitis, her husband dies a short while later. She is drawn to a scruffy drunk named Georges who, she discovers, is an French expatriate who never recovered from the tragic death of his wife.