Aleksandra ( Valérie Lemercier ) has a great husband, ( Gilles Lellouche ), a great riverside apartment in Paris, a great lover ( Bruno Podalydès ), a great job as editor in chief on ELLE magazine, and a great assistant ( Marina Foïs ).
In short, she’s got it all. Except a child.
But as she’s blessed with good fortune, she succeeds in adopting with the minimum delay and trouble.
7-year-old Alekseï comes straight from Russia. Hardly the well-behaved, wonderfully cute super-kid she could have hoped for, he alone refuses to submit to the control, Aleksandra is accustomed to exerting on everything around her…