Conviction / Une intime conviction (N/C 15+)

Olivier Gourmet and Marina Fois star in writer-director Antoine Raimbaul’s feature debut, which is based on a much-publicised French murder trial. Raimbault has crafted a nail-biter of a courthouse thriller on the murder trial of Jacques Viguier, played by Laurent Lucas (Lemming). Viguier— a father of three and distinguished law professor in Toulouse — was arrested in 2000 for killing his wife, Suzanne, after she disappeared from their house on a Sunday morning, although her body was never recovered and there was no tangible evidence to ever convict him. Acquitted at his first trial nearly ten years after the fact, Viguier was retried a year later in the Cour d’assises. Famous trial lawyer, Dupond-Moretti (Olivier Gourmet), agrees to take on the case.

Cast Olivier Gourmet, Marina Fois, Laurent Lucas, Jean Benguigui

Dir Antoine Raimbault | 2019 | France | 110 mins |Int Sales Charades

First-rate drama that both sticks to the facts and makes them thrilling to watch. – Hollywood Reporter


FILM SHOWING

Aberdeen Belmont                           Tue 12 Nov 20:45

Edinburgh Filmhouse          Thu 21 Nov 20:50  
                                                     (+ director Antoine Raimbault)

Chichester Cinema at New Park      Mon 25 Nov 20:30 

Dundee DCA                                    Wed 04 Dec 18:00 

Nottingham Broadway                     Thu 12 Dec (check website for times)


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Changes

Below are changes from the printed brochure.
The website details are up to date.
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TYNESIDECINEMA: Young Ahmed is now on Mon 2 December and not Mon 9 Dec as adverstised in our brochure.

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As a result of the French National Strike from 5 Dec

François Armanet (Oh les Filles!)

and The Primavista Quartet (Nana)

are unable to appear in person for their screenings.
The screenings will still go ahead as billed at the Regent Street Cinema.
Oh les Filles Sat 7 Dec 16:00
Nana Sun 8 Dec 14:00

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Glasgow Grosvenor time changes
A Faithful Man Mon 25 Nov 13:05
Just a Breath Away  Tues 26 Nov 11:20
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The following do not screen at Heart of Hawick:
Just a Breath Away
To The Four Winds
When Margaux Meets Margaux
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I Lost my Body has been withdrawn in Sheffield, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Dundee.
Check out on Timetables for replacements

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