You’re Not the One I Expected

When Julien discovers that his newborn daughter, Rose, carries an undiagnosed down syndrome, his entire world collapses. How can he cope with his daughter’s handicap? Will he be able to love her fully, even though she isn’t the child he expected? Supported by his first-born daughter Alice, guided by her innocence and her infinite goodwill, the young father finds the strength to overcome his anger, and travel the difficult road that will lead him to the unconditional love and acceptance of his child. The adaptation by Claude Barras ("My Life as a Courgette" – Best Animated Film Award at the 2017 César Ceremony) of Fabien Toulmé’s deeply moving graphic novel.