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Memoir Of War (12A) S

17 Jun
19 Jun 2019

Directed by

Emmanuel Finkiel

Memoir Of War

Adapted from French author and film director Marguerite Duras’s 1985 novel based on diary entries of her experience of living in Nazi occupation France. Young Marguerite Duras is a talented writer and an active Resistance member with her husband Robert Antelme. When he is deported by the Gestapo, she dives into a desperate struggle to get him back. Taking terrible risks to save her husband she develops a chilling relationship with the police inspector, playing a cat-and-mouse of unpredictable meetings all over Paris. Does the inspector really want to help her? Or is he trying to dig up information about the anti-Nazi underground?