Fred (Leotard) is a gambler and deep in debt. He owes crime boss Victor (Marquand) a lot of money and the time to pay has come. Gégé (Penot), his loyal friend, advises him to make money quickly, or face the consequences. But Fred, at this moment, has other ideas in his head. He is obsessed with his young ex, BB (Binoche). He is still madly in love with her, but she wants nothin...