Directed by Claude Miller | Written by Claude Miller and Nathalie Carter
US release date: August 23, 2013
Directed by Claude Miller I Based on a novel of François Mauriac, Written by Claude Miller and Nathalie Carter
With Golshifteh Farahani, Hamid Djavadan, Hassina Burgan
110 min, Drama, War, France, 2012

Audrey Tautou stars as a provincial housewife in 1920s France, whose suffocating marriage to a boorish landowner inspires her to a fatal bid for freedom, in the late director Claude Miller's exquisite adaptation of the classic novel by Francois Mauriac.

Francois Mauriac's legendary 1927 novel of French provincial life has been gloriously brought to the screen by the inestimable Claude Miller in his final film. Sumptuously photographed to capture the full beauty of the pine-forested Landes area in southwest France, 'Thérèse ' is a beautifully conceived drama of exquisite taste. Marvelously played by the luminous Audrey Tautou, Thérèse is a heroine hewn from the same stock as Madame Bovary or Anna Karenina, suffocated by her provincial marriage.

Opens in the US on August 23, 2013

- NYC and Washington DC on August 23, 2013

-Los Angeles on August 23, 2013 at Laemmle

This film may not be shown in all US cities, please check your local listings for exact showtimes and places.

US Distribution: MPI Media Group

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