Paris 1899. Corporal Jean Albertini, an orphan of humble origins, is chosen to infiltrate a band of anarchists. For him, it’s a chance to move up the ranks. But forced to compromise without respite, Jean is increasingly divided. On the one hand, he delivers incriminating intelligence reports to his superior, Gaspard. On the other, he feels himself developing genuine feelings for the anarchists.
Palme d’Or winner Adèle Exarchopoulos (Blue is the Warmest Colour) and César award winner Tahar Rahim (A Prophet) make a seductive pair of rebels in this gripping historical thriller.