Following the death of her beloved grandmother, 8-year-old Nelly accompanies her parents to her mother’s childhood home to begin the difficult process of cleaning out its contents. As Nelly explores the house and nearby woods, she is immediately drawn to a neighbor her own age building a treehouse. What follows is a tender tale of childhood grief, memory and connection.


Petite maman

FRANCE || Drama || 2021 || 72′


Release Date (U.S.A.)April 22, 2022
Rating ► [ PG ] Some thematic elements and brief smoking.


Distributor ► Neon Rated


Directed by
Céline Sciamma

Cast
Joséphine Sanz; Gabrielle Sanz; Nina Meurisse; Stéphane Varupenne; Margot Abascal.

Written by
Céline Sciamma

Cinematography by
Claire Mathon

Music by
Jean-Baptiste de Laubier


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