On her birthday, Jeanne, an actress, learns from her mother that her father is Indian, a Hindu she met on her travels. An “Untouchable”, her mother says. Intending to find her father, Jeanne sets out on her own for the vastness of India with little more than a name as a clue.
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Its strength is in what it does not say. The emotional tension that Le Besco suggests, her character's inner conflicts, unresolved questions, are also put in front of our eyes when the narrative devices go silent.