Love is hard especially for a single mother with a spoiled child in the mix. Cry of the Heart
is a passionate story about love, hate, and forgiveness. The tale of a mother whose heart is being pulled in two by her son and by her new lover. Starring Claude Chabrol s muse, Stephanie Audran, This film is an intimate look into the struggles of an everyday family in 1970s France. When the home is torn apart by divorce, it seems like the end of the world, but when broken hearts mend and a single mother tries to start anew, she faces the resentment of her son and the prejudices of society. Can she begin a new life as her boy struggles with his teenage, sexual fascinations?
Led by visionary filmmaker Claude Lallemand, this poignant movie tugs at the deepest strings of any viewer's heart. --Eurochannel