The Double Life of Veronique is a French-Polish-Norwegian drama film directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski and starring Irène Jacob. Written by Kieślowski. Two parallel stories about two identical women; one living in Poland, the other in France. They don't know each other, but their lives are nevertheless profoundly. Krzysztof Kieslowski's "The Double Life of Veronique" () does us the favor of not supplying any explanation for itself, and is not even very clear about what actually happens. It does this above all with the face of Irene Jacob, who plays a Polish woman named Veronica, and a.
Krzysztof Kieślowski's international breakthrough remains one of his most beloved films, a ravishing, mysterious rumination on identity, love, and human intuition. In this off-beat fantasy, the life of a beautiful French woman is mirrored by that of a Polish woman. The two were born on the same day in their respective. The Double Life is the enigmatic story of doppelgängers: Weronika and Véronique are two young women in Poland and France, both singers.
Véronique is a beautiful young French woman who aspires to be a renowned singer; Weronika lives in Poland, has a similar career goal and looks identical to . The film takes place in the mid '80s. On the same day and hour two twin-like girls are born - Weronika in Poland and Veronique in France.