A Season In France (DVD)
Critically acclaimed French film delving into the refugee experience with compassion and a sharp edge. Starring Sandrine Bonnaire.
Two brothers, both academics, flee from the Central African Republic and make do with cash-in-hand jobs in France. This is the story of their new lives.
Abbas (Eriq Ebouaney) now lives in France with his two young children. Still recovering from the loss of his wife who died during their escape, Abbas strikes up a relationship with florist Carole, who welcomes Abbas and his two children into her home in Paris.
However, despite her hospitality, Abbas's situation remains perilous as he awaits a response to his application for political asylum.
Mahamat-Saleh Haroun’s soul-searching film focuses on the plight of undocumented asylum seekers desperately trying to find sanctuary in Europe.
Release Date: 9th September 2019