Suzanna Andler

France, 91m, DCP

Showtimes & Tickets

Screened October 8–21, 2021

Accompanied by her lover, Suzanna (Charlotte Gainsbourg), 40, views a Riviera beach house for her family’s summer vacation. This day, this break in her routine, in this new house, will mark a turning point in her life. Based on the Marguerite Duras play of the same name, Suzanna Andler is the portrait of a woman trapped in her marriage to a wealthy, unfaithful businessman in the 1960s. She must choose between her conventional destiny as a wife and mother, and her freedom, embodied by her young lover (Niels Schneider). An Icarus Films release

In French with English subtitles

Official Selection: International Film Festival Rotterdam

A film by Benoît Jacquot

One of the best films put forward by Jacquot of late.”

Fabien Lemercier, Cineuropa