Drama

THE GODMOTHER

Based on the novel by Hannelore Cayre, the story centers around Patience Portefeux, an underpaid, overworked French-Arabic translator in charge of phone surveillance for a narcotics police unit. When she realizes she knows the mother of one of the drug dealers, Patience decides to cover for him and gets herself more and more deeply involved in the world of drug trafficking. Soon, she is using her insider knowledge and police resources to build her own crime network and earns the name Mama Weed.

Release DateSunday, 18 July 2021
RatingM (Drug themes, violence and coarse language)
Running Time1hr 45m
StarringIsabelle Huppert, Liliane Rovère, Hippolyte Girardot, Iris Bry
Directed byJean-Paul Salomé
GenreDrama
DistributorRialto