An intricate, Krzysztof Kieslowski-like web of coincidence nets together the many characters in Claude Miller's Alias…
Sandrine Kiberlain (Betty Fisher)Nicole Garcia (Margot Fisher)Mathilde Seigner (Carole Novacki)Luck Mervil (François Diembele)Edouard Baer (Alex Basato)Stéphane Freiss (Edouard)Yves Jacques (René the Canadian)Roschdy Zem (Dr. Jerome Castang)Consuelo De Haviland (Madame Barsky)Yves Verhoeven (Martinaud)Annie Mercier (Jacqueline)Alexis Chatrian (Jose Novacki)Enzo Crebessegues (Child)Arthur Setbon (Joseph Fisher)Réva Rothstein (Child)Pascal Gomis (Child)Fouleymata Sidibe (Child)Michaël Abiteboul (Milo)
Novelist Betty Fisher enters a dark depression after her young son Joseph dies. Hoping to bring her out of it, her mother Margot arranges to kidnap a boy named Jose to replace the son Betty lost. Although she knows that it's wrong, Betty accepts Jose as her new son. Meanwhile, Jose's mother Carole is searching for her son with help from her boyfriend Francois--and some of his criminal cohorts.