Axelle Ropert

France 90 min min Fiction


A boy, a girl. They Live in the same Building. They share a passion for music. But when they meet in the elevator, Théo doesn’t see that Élise is blind.It’s hate at first sight. Love takes its time. Will that early misunderstanding bring them together or drive them apart? *Catalan première

Festivals and Awards
Locarno | Montreal | Seville


Axelle Ropert

Axelle Ropert begins her career as a film critic for various  publications including La lettre du cinéma and Les Inrockuptibles. She also co-writes scripts for Serge Bozon’s films  Mods (2002), La France (2007), Tip Top (2013) and Madame Hyde (in pre-production). In 2004, she directs the featurette, Étoile violette, followed by her first feature, The Wolberg Family, selected for Cannes in 2009. In 2012, she makes Miss and the Doctors, following this with a portrait of young actors in French cinema for television, Truffaut au présent (2014).

Filmography: Petite Solange (2021, D'A 2022), La prunelle de mes yeux (2016, D'A 2017), Saque la lengua, señorita (2014), La famille Wolberg (2009), Étoile Violette (shortfilm, 2005)

Axelle Ropert

Film information

Original Title: The Apple of my Eye
Director: Axelle Ropert
Script: Axelle Ropert
Contact: Les Films du Losange
With: Mélanie Bernier, Bastien Bouillon, Swann Arlaud
Country: France
Year: 2016
Format: DCP
Length: 90 min min
Language: French
Subtitles: Spanish, Catalan, English
Edition: 2017