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FILM DETAILS
Certificate
TBC
Cast
Niels Arestrup
Lorànt Deutsch
Patrick Chesnais
Nicolas Bridet.
Directors
Gilles Legrand.
Screenwriters
Gilles Legrand
Delphine de Vigan.
Running Time
101 minutes

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You Will Be My Son
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Plot
Tensions arise between father (Arestrup) and son (Deutsch) when another man is named the successor to the family wine business.


Review
You Will Be My Son
Lustrously photographed in a Saint-Émilion vineyard, this classic tale of father-son rivalry tackles complex issues like tradition, legacy, heredity and honour within a darkly brooding drama that’s superbly played by a fine cast led by the compelling Niels Arestrup.


Verdict
Lustrous photography and a fine cast make this dark drama a compelling one.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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