More than three million persons are illiterate in France. How does their daily life look like? How do they manage in today’s society?


Jean-Claude is a pioneer in the organic foods domain. With great success, he has put up several companies in France and abroad without knowing how to read and write. Alain is mason and crane driver. Father of seven children, he has always been able to get along with the help of his family circle.


In a film tribute to her illiterate father, the director examines the complex realities in the nowadays societies.