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Memoir of Pain

La douleur

2017 / France / 127 min / N-13
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Director(s) - Emmanuel Finkiel
Screenwriter(s) - Emmanuel Finkiel
Actors - Mélanie Thierry, Benoît Magimel, Benjamin Biolay, Shulamit Adar, Grégoire Leprince-Ringuet, Emmanuel Bourdieu
Producer(s) - Nathalie Vallet
Cinematographer - Alexis Kavyrchine
Editor(s) - Sylvie Lager
Composer(s) - Nicolas Becker
Sales agent - Tf1 Studio
Distributor - Kino Pavasaris Distribution
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Dialogues - French
Subtitles - Lithuanian

Nazi Germany occupies France. The writer Robert Antelme, a major figure in the French Resistance, is arrested and sent to the camps. His young wife, Marguerite, a writer and member of the Resistance herself, is torn between anxiety at not knowing her husband's fate and a secret liaison. Suffering with the unbearable pain of waiting, Marguerite develops a chilling relationship with local Vichy collaborator. Emmanuel Finkiel, whose grandparents were deported in 1942, adapts the novel by Marguerite Duras and touches with great sensitivity on love, memories and pain.

Filmography

2017 – Memuarai apie skausmą / Memoir of Pain
2015 – Padorus žmogus / A Decent Man
2012 – Aš esu (dok. f.) / Je suis (doc.)
2008 – Niekur nepažadėta žemė / Nowhere Promised Land
2002 – Kastingas (dok. f.) / Casting (doc.)
1999 – Kelionės / Voyages
1997 – Ponia Žak Kanų promenadoje (trumpametražis) / Madame Jacques on the Croisette (short)