In addition to our overview of films on TV, we regularly highlight the best film on TV for you, so that choosing a film becomes even easier. Our TV film tip tonight is the poignant war film Her name was Sarah (2010), of Her name was Sarah in het Frans.
Ten-year-old Sarah and her parents are arrested and taken to the cycling stadium in Paris, where thousands of Jews are deported. However, no one saw Sarah lock her little brother Michel in a wardrobe just before the police broke into the apartment. Sixty years later, Julia Jarmond, an American journalist in Paris (Kristin Scott Thomas), is commissioned to write an article about this raid.
Her Name Was Sarah is directed by Gilles Paquet-Brenner, who also The pretty things (2001) made. Leading roles are for Darkest Hour star Kristin Scott Thomas, Mélusine Mayance and Niels Arestrup.
Her name was Sarah can be seen tonight at 8:25 pm on RTL8. The film can now also be seen on Videoland and via Pathé Thuis.
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Image: Still ‘Her name was Sarah’ via TMDb