Saint Petersburg, 1907. Natalia has all she needs for happiness: delightful son, rich husband who lets her live her life as she chooses, lovers who desire her. But that afternoon, a chance meeting with a stranger and a secret wish whispered to a bird change her tranquil life forever...
Directed by: Georges Bardawil (France/Switzerland/Italy, 1994)
Cast: Sandrine Bonnaire (Natalia), William Hurt (the stranger), Jerzy Radziwilowicz (Modeste), Denis Siniavski (Volodia), Alexandre Kaidanovski (Kriouchkoff), Marie Dubois (the mother)