About the film
based on novel or book racism forced prostitution woman director french colonialism 1950s white supremacy portrait of an artist indochina war french writer
Release Date: September 30, 2020
|Production Companies||:||Les Batelières Productions, ARTE, TV5 Monde|
|Director||:||Nathalie Masduraud, Valérie Urrea|
|Producers||:||Marie-Hélène Barbéris, Julie Guesnon Amarante, Justine Henochsberg, Margaux Leclabart|
When French writer Marguerite Duras (1914-96) published her novel The Sea Wall in 1950, she came very close to winning the prestigious Prix Goncourt. Meanwhile, in Indochina, France was suffering its first military defeats in its war against the Việt Minh, the rebel movement for independence.