France 1940. As Hitler’s armies descend upon Paris, Lucile awaits news from her husband who is being held as a prisoner of war. Leading a stifled existence with her domineering mother-in-law, Lucile’s life is turned upside down when a handsome and charming German officer is posted to live with them.
Based on Irène Némirovsky’s acclaimed novel, Suite Française is an epic tale of forbidden love set amidst the beginnings of World War II that is equal parts ravishing, tragic, and baroque. Starring the likes of Michelle Williams, Margot Robbie, Kristin Scott Thomas, and Matthias Schoenaerts!
Michelangelo Antonioni, 1957, Italy
Takeshi Kitano, 1996, Japan
Yeşim Ustaoğlu, 1999, Turkey
Jia Zhangke, 1997, China
Erick Zonca, 2008, France
Johnnie To, 2008, Hong Kong
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
Wong Kar Wai, 2004, Hong Kong
Vincent Paronnaud,Marjane Satrapi, 2007, France
Michael Haneke, 2001, Austria