About the film
Release Date: January 15, 2003
|Production Companies||:||Canal+, Futur Film Group, IMG Productions, Loma Nasha, Studio Images 9, France 2|
|Director||:||Antoine de Caunes|
|Writers||:||René Manzor, Pierre Kubel|
This film covers the last years of the Emperor's life, imprisoned by the British on St Helena, a remote island off the west coast of Africa. Napoleon retains a loyal entourage of officers who help him plot his escape and evade the attentions of the island's overzealous governor, Sir Hudson Lowe.