Why to Watch - Incendies

I’m thrilled that not many people know of this movie, meaning you can watch it and not worry about anything being spoiled. But at the same time I wish everyone’s seen it because it’s truly that incredible. You ready to feel a lot of conflicting emotions? Of course you’re not ready, too bad, time to watch.



Incendies (2010) Drama, Mystery, War | 131min | January 12, 2011 (France) 8.3
Director: Denis VilleneuveWriter: Denis Villeneuve, Wajdi Mouawad, Valérie Beaugrand-ChampagneStars: Lubna Azabal, Mélissa Désormeaux-Poulin, Maxim GaudetteSummary: A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to the Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad's acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults' voyage to the core of deep-rooted hatred, never-ending wars and enduring love. —Mylène Chollet


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