Cover image for The Guardians = Les gardiennes
The Guardians = Les gardiennes
Beauvois, Xavier, film director, screenwriter.
Publication Information:
Chicago, IL : Music Box Films, [2018]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (135 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
An affecting human drama of love, loss, and strength unfolds against the backdrop of World War I. The women of the Paridier farm, under the deft hand of Hortense, the family's matriarch, must grapple with the workload while the men are off at the front. New tools allow the women to triumph over the land, newfound independence is acquired, yet emotions are stirred, especially when the men return.
General Note:
Based on the novel by Ernest Pérochon.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.

Bonus features: Filmmaker Q&A with director Xavier Beauvois -- Interviews with Caroline Champetier and Nicolas Giraud -- Recording the music of the film -- Casting featurettes and outtakes.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: R (for some violence and sexuality).
Added Uniform Title:
Container of (work): Gardiennes (Motion picture : 2017)
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