'A rich, autumnal gem of a film' - Matthew Anderson, CineVue

'Supported by fantastic central performances, Sciamma paints a deeply thoughtful and compassionate story of grief and love that resonates emotionally.' - Mae Abdulbaki, Screen Rant

'Sciamma has always shown impeccable skill at illuminating her characters by noticing the tiniest details of their behavior, and Petite Maman is a beguiling continuation of her work in its purest form.' - David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter

French auteur Céline Sciamma (Tomboy, Portrait of a Lady on Fire) returns with this exquisite time-bending tale of childhood grief and wonder. 8-year-old Nelly has just lost her beloved grandmother, and is helping her parents clean out her mother’s childhood home. One day she meets a strangely familiar girl her own age in the woods. Instantly forming a connection with this mysterious new friend, Nelly embarks on a fantastical journey of discovery which helps her come to terms with this newfound loss.

This film contains scenes of bereavement.