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Mystère Alexina

Directed by René Féret
France, 1985


In 1856, fresh from life with nuns in an orphanage school, Alexina Barbin comes to a coastal village in La Rochelle to teach the village girls. She is deeply religious. She shares the classroom and a bedroom with the young and vivacious Sara, with whom she falls in love.

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Alexina Directed by René Féret

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