The story of a young boy sent to a detention centre for trying to stab his mother is the subject of a new miniseries for Franco-German network Arte.
Filming will begin on Monday for Trois fois Manon (3×52′), about a 15-year-old boy and whether he can find redemption.
It is directed by Jean-Xavier de Lestrade and the cast includes Marina Fois, Alba Gaia Bellugi, Alix Poisson and Naidra Ayadi.
The producer is Nicole Collet and production company is Image et Compagnie.
Shooting will take place in the Touraine region of France until August 24 and it will be delivered to the broadcaster in December this year.