Infrequent strong coarse language and violence
|Actors:||Isabelle Huppert, Christopher Lambert, Nicolas Duvauchelle, Isaach De Bankole|
Isabelle Huppert gives an extraordinary performance as Maria Vail, the formidable owner of a coffee plantation in a former French colony in Africa. The country is gripped by civil war and her terrified workers flee as increasingly violent clashes between the army and rebel militia grow ever nearer. As brutal and heavily armed soldiers advance, the headstrong Maria stands defiant in the face of impending disaster. Acclaimed director Claire Denis' riveting and powerful thriller examines the highly charged and controversial legacy of colonialism.