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Now on Home Video: MEMOIR OF WAR and THE CAPTAIN Capture True Horrors

Two filmmakers bring very different visions of World War II to the table.

Review: MEMOIR OF WAR, a Harrowing Tale of Absence and Shame

Skillfully directed and beautifully acted, Memoir of War retains much of Duras' enigmatic, complex human tendencies during war time. Like her other works, it draws from her experiences and amplifies/embelishes many of her major themes - desires, suffering, shame, survivor's guilt, memories....