A film set in Nazi-occupied Paris in 1942. When half starved Sophie Vasseur becomes the piano accompanist to the famous singer Irène Brice she soon becomes aware of Irène's husband's collaboration with the Nazis. Always playing the role of the quiet observer, Spohie accepts the shelter that living in Irène's shadow affords, but at the cost of being consumed by the diva's personality, sujugating her own life to further the couple's success.
In French with English subtitles.
FR FILM 180(DVD) Open access