From the director of 'Arrival' and nominated for the Oscar and BAFTA for Best Foreign Language Film, ‘Incendies’ tells the moving tale of one woman's troubled past.
Canadian twins Jeanne and Simon are left two envelopes in their mother's will asking them to find a brother and father they never knew they had. Journeying from Canada to Lebanon the twists and turns of their mother's mysterious past reveal an emotionally charged and gut wrenching truth that is deeply rooted in the country's tumultuous history.
Part political polemic, detective story and thriller, 'Incendies’ was one of the most critically acclaimed, ambitious and searing films of 2010.
★★★★★ "Astonishingly intense but impressively poised" - David Gritten, The Telegraph