At 18, Sophie falls in love with a young man with a captivating charisma. After that meaningful meeting nothing will be more important to her than to be with this exotic lover. Pretty soon, her dream of a fairytale life turns upside down, marked by the ill-fated relationship with “M”… M as in Maniac, M as in Manipulator, M as in Monster. After an intense journey of abuse that will last almost 3 years, she will finally found the strength to reclaim her freedom.
Inspired by Ingrid Falaise’s bestseller book, published in Quebec by Éditions Libre Expression and in Europe by Éditions Flammarion, “Le Monstre” is the televised adaptation of a poignant and captivating true story of abuse but more importantly, of survival.
- Series / Drama
- Producer(s) & Channel(s):
- Pixcom / TOU.TV / Radio Canada
- Patrice Sauvé
- Chantal Cadieux
- Rose-Marie Perreault, Mehdi Meskar
- Canadian / English
- Available rights:
- French-speaking territories / Worldwide