Stephanie is an attractive woman working at the aquarium as a whale trainer. Ali is a tough man who takes away his child from Belgium and arrives in Adibes to live with his sister and her husdband. Stephanie will meet Ali at a nightclub and the fate will do the job. They will disappear and meet again after Stephanie's tragical incident where she is going to loose both her feet. She is desperate and feels alone. Ali at the other side participates at illegal fight matches on the streets in order to gain some money and raise his son. But he is egoist, unlovable and unable to do it properly. Stephanie is going to touch his secret heart and he is going to make her feel as a human being again. She is the sensitive feeling, he is the raw power. A strong alchemy grows up and makes their souls melt in. A magnificent experience of dramatic cinema with Cotillard & Schoenaerts excellent performances at the first roles. A stunning nomination for 2012 Palme d'Or prize of Cannes Film Festival.