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My 'Indochine' Film Review

Indochine

This Month's Film: Indochine
Cuisine: Vietnamese

Indochine is one of the best Asian epics ever made, both in its depiction of the far-reaching political implications of French colonialism in Vietnam, and the fictional lives of a family torn by its tragic drama. Amid a constellation of impeccably cast characters, the ever French and
trop belle Catherine Deneuve is unforgettable as Eliane, and her performance in this film is perhaps the defining role of her career.

Here is a link to the Film Review.

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