Long haunted by the memory of a passionate love affair that ended in tragedy, Dr Timoteo Rossi is forced to confront his past when Angela, his teenage daughter, goes into a coma after a near fatal accident and he has time to weigh up the value of her life, and ultimately his. This spark leads us into his past affair with Italia, a tender but damaged soul who works as a hotel maid, and on whom Timoteo risks his marriage to Elsa, a beautiful journalist. Seemingly unaware of her husband s affair, Elsa lets Timoteo lead his double life, until that is, she gets pregnant and he has to make a choice, a decision that will break both his and Italia s hearts. However, Angela, the light of his life, was born from this tragic tale and it is she who has made his life worth living.
A dramatic and emotional 'What if?' story, adapted from the bestselling novel by Margaret Mazzantini.