Presented as part of the 25th Annual Twin Cities Jewish Film Festival.|
From his difficult childhood in Poland to his adolescence under Nices sun, to his career in the air force in Africa during World War II, Romain Gary has lived an extraordinary life. He owes this relentless enterprise to live a thousand lives, to become a great man and a famous writer, to his mother Nina. Its the wild love of his eccentric and endearing mother that drives him to become one of the greatest novelists of the twentieth century, to lead a life full of twists, passion, and mystery. But this unconditional maternal love will also be a burden that he bears his whole life. Promise at Dawn is the film adaptation of Romain Garys best-selling autobiographical novel.
Directed by Eric Barbier | 2017 | Biography, Drama, Romance | French with English subtitles | 131 minutes
Presented in partnership with Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul.
St Paul Jewish Community Center (View)
1375 St Paul Ave
St Paul, MN 55116
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