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Frantz
France/Germany
2016
113 mins
Director François Ozon
Starring Pierre Niney, Paula Beer, Ernst Stötzner
Cert 12
Subtitled

Frantz has been killed in the trenches of WWI and every day his fiancée visits his grave. One day she meets a stranger who claims to have been Frantz’s best friend. The film examines the positive and negative effects of lies and the age-old dilemma of whether to trust.

“A gripping homage to Hitchcock” The Telegraph