In a small French village, everything would be quiet if the local wildlife cop was not being ridiculed by a smart poacher.
Hired by a woman who thinks her husband cheated on her, a fumbling crook has to kidnap and punish the mistress in question. With one of his friends, he sets up a scheme to pocket the money easily. But the day of the confrontation, things take an unexpected turn.
An episode of the television program Cinéastes de notre temps in which the director gives his first on-camera interview.