Alternate Titles: JAMAIS LE PREMIER SOIR
Julie (Alexandra Lamy) is full of life yet repeatedly disappointed in affairs of the heart.
Getting dumped via messenger at work is clearly the last straw!
After falling into a deep depression, Julie discovers the self-help universe. A book entitled
“Happiness Can Be Learned” becomes her bible and she applies its precepts to the letter.
Julie’s two best friends are skeptical about her new mania, despite the fact that neither of
their love lives is exactly a bed of roses. Louise (Melanie Doutey) is having a clandestine
affair with her boss, while Rose (Julie Ferrier) is in a relationship that’s hobbling along on
its last legs. Regular customer of a bookstore where she regularly pillages its personal
development section, she will meet there some people that might change her life…