Philippe FAUCON (Istiqlal Films), Yasmina NINI-FAUCON (Istiqlal Films)
Esther is elderly. She is also Jewish. She requires constant nursing, but her sturdy ill-temper runs through nursing assistants like nobody's business.Yvette, her most recent victim, has just handed her notice in, joining a long line of predecessors. Elie, Esther's son, does not know what to do. Taking pity on him, Selima, the day nurse, suggests hiring her mother, Halima. Who is Muslim. Against all odds, the two women build a strong, intimate friendship. Halima is a proud and sensible woman. She knows how to command respect. Her good humor and energy give Esther a new lease of life.