Synopsis by Jack Rodgers
Jean (Guillaume Gallienne), a middle-aged family man who works as the director of an all-female prison, falls desperately in love with one of his inmates (Adèle Exarchopoulos). In time, they begin a passionate affair that threatens to ruin his life and career. Based on a true story, Down by Love was directed by Pierre Godeau.
family, love, love-vs-duty, prison-warden, prisoner