The AF i s pleased to announce you the upcoming release of MEMOIR OF WAR, a new French WWII drama directed by Emmanuel Finkiel and based on the semi-autobiographical novel by Marguerite Duras. MEMOIR OF WAR opens on September 7th at the Harkins Shea 14 theater in Phoenix.
About MEMOIR OF WAR: Set in Paris in 1944, author Marguerite Duras must shrewdly navigate the French Resistance and the Gestapo to uncover the whereabouts of her imprisoned husband in this emotionally complex story of love, loss, and perseverance against a backdrop of wartime intrigue.
Watch the trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Hb0qN9Ss3I
What the critics are saying:
“Melanie Thierry gives a heart rending performance that reaches prize-worthy heights.” David Gonzalez, Cineuropa
“Absorbing.” Neil Young, Hollywood Reporter
"In many respects the most sophisticated and accomplished film of [Emmanuel] Finkiel's cinematic career." - Stuart Liebman, Cineaste