Event Date & Time
February 17, 2020
It’s the wild love of his eccentric and endearing mother that drives Romain Gary 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…
From his childhood in Poland to his adolescence in Nice to his years as a student in Paris and his tough training as a pilot during World War II, this epic drama tells the romantic story of one of the most famous French novelists and sole writer to have won the Goncourt Prize for French literature two times.
Based on the acclaimed autobiographical novel by Romain Gary
- Denver Premiere
About the film
- Director: Eric Barbier
- 2017/France/131 minutes
- French with English Subtitles