As visually stunning as it is profound, France’s Oscar Submission is an incredible exploration of what it means to love and be loved in return. « Two of Us » succeeds as a stealthy depiction of lesbian erotics, one that mirrors the inhibitions of a generation. Screening followed by a Q&A with the director!
« Two retired women, Nina and Madeleine, have been secretly in love for decades. Everybody, including Madeleine’s family, thinks they are simply neighbors, sharing the top floor of their building. They come and go between their two apartments, enjoying the affection and pleasures of daily life together, until an unforeseen event turns their relationship upside down and leads Madeleine’s daughter to gradually unravel the truth about them.» –