This afternoon at 20:00 hrs, Instituto Francés of Madrid is screening, within the series Female Cinema, the film Bright days ahead, directed in 2013 by Marion Vernoux and starring Fanny Ardant, Laurent Lafitte and Patrick Chesnais, among others.
Caroline (Fanny Ardant) has reached her feared retirement age after many years of work and she has to face the new life ahead of her. Having to fill so much spare time is complicated and stressful for her. Caroline will have to find what is best for her and enjoy her well-deserved rest happily, but that is not as simple as it seems. She is afraid of not being able to make it.