STARRING: Kristin Scott Thomas, Frederic Pierrot, Melusine Mayance, Niles Arestrup, Dominque Frot, Natasha Mashkevich and Aidan Quinn
DIRECTOR: Gilles Paquet-Brenner
SYNOPSIS: A journalist searches for the fate of a young Jewish girl whose family was taken to the Nazi concentration camps during the Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup in France1942.
RUNNING TIME: 111 Mins
THE GOOD: No matter how many films you see about the Holocaust, you will still witness things that will shock and disgust you.
You will be devastated by this heartbreaking film.
THE BAD: “Do a Holocaust film, win an Oscar?” Sorry, Kristin Scott Thomas you are no Kate Winslet.
THE UGLY: One mistake can haunt you forever.
MY SCORE: ***
(3 OUT OF 5 STARS)
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