Nathalie teaches philosophy at a high school in Paris. She’s passionate about her job and enjoys engaging her students in the pleasure of thinking. She’s married, with two children, and splits her time between family, former students and a demanding mother. One day, her husband suddenly announces that he’s leaving her for another woman. Faced with sudden and involuntary freedom, Nathalie must reinvent her life.
With Isabelle Huppert in an amazing lead, Things to Come is one of the great highlights in European cinema from the last five years. The film demonstrated that Mia Hansen-Løve has evolved from talent to a full-grown filmmaker on the level of names such as Celine Sciamma, and is now considered one of the leading directors in France and all of Europe.