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Saint Omer

2hrs 2mins
Directed by
Alice Diop
Kayije Kagame,
Guslagie Malanda
Film Language
in French with English subtitles

Saint Omer court of law. Young novelist Rama attends the trial of Laurence Coly, a young woman accused of killing her 15-month-old daughter by abandoning her to the rising tide on a beach in northern France.

But as the trial continues, the words of the accused and witness testimonies will shake Rama’s convictions and call into question our own judgment.

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