The Sea Wall

The Sea Wall

312A
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The Sea Wall review

Film description

An adaptation of the Margeurite Duras novel. Set in early 1930s Cambodia amidst the first intimations of the coming revolution, the film tells the story of an impoverished widow and long-term expatriate (Isabelle Huppert) whose identity is shaken to the core when her teenage children make a break for independence and colonial bureaucrats threaten to take back her paddy fields.

Release Dates

UK Cinema release
November 20th 2009
UK DVD release
November 20th 2009

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