MaÃ®tresses: "J'ai un Amant," Se Disaient-Elles| 59mins
Director: Marie France Collard | Producer: Jacques Henri Bronckart
Focus Years: 1996 | Country: Belgium
Sometimes almost anything is enough to turn a peaceful life into a round of secret "rendezvous" and the exaltation of a "forbidden" relationship. Even today, if many women are put into this situation by chance or by their own choice, they rarely have the opportunity to speak about it. Five of them have accepted to talk about their struggles. The movie traces the evolution of their romances: their first dates, their rediscovered pleasure, the contradictions, the questions they ask themselves, the society's regard on those who all a sudden are living on the fringes of society, their fulfilled or shattered hopes. Each intense and singular story has changed the life of each of them....