'Le Fidèle' is the third feature film by the celebrated Limburg director Michaël Roskam, also known for 'Rundskop' and his American film debut 'The Drop'. Roskam gets together once again with his faithful friend Matthias Schoenaerts. 'Le Fidèle' is the second part of Roskam's gangster trilogy, although the film is more of an ode to an all-consuming love, against the fatal backdrop of the Belgian underworld.
'Le Fidèle' tells the love story of the mysterious Gigi and the promising racing driver Bénédicte or 'Bibi'. But the secret that Gigi is carrying around puts their love to the test. Gigi and Bibi must choose. But how long can you fight for something that may have been lost for a long time?