Maggie Smith stars in this delightful comedy set on the banks of the river Seine. Down and out New Yorker Mathias (Kevin Kline) has inherited a Parisian apartment from his estranged father.

When he arrives to sell the apartment, he is shocked to discover a mother and daughter living there. The plot thickens when Mathias discovers the role that ninety-two year old squatter, Mathilde (Maggie Smith) played in his father’s life. This heart-warming tale with an all-star cast marks a successful directorial debut for the 75-year old Horovitz.