Petite Maman (2021)

Petite Maman (2021)

2021 PG 72 Minutes

Drama | Fantasy

Eight-year-old Nelly has just lost her beloved grandmother and is helping her parents clean out her mother's childhood home. She explores the house and the surrounding woods where her mother used t...

Overall Rating

8 / 10
Verdict: Good
  • ScreenZealots


    6 / 10
    Writer / director Céline Sciamma‘s “Petite Maman” tells an intimate, sophisticated story with just the right amount of clever gimmicks. This small scale, nostalgic tale of childhood time travel and fantasy is layered with themes of pain, gr... Read the full review »
  • WHAT I LIKED: Perhaps the most amazing thing about people is that we make up stories to help us deal with and understand difficult things. No-one does that more than kids though, and Celine Sciamma's 'Petite Maman,' joins the likes of 'The Breadwi... Read the full review »