Last Night (2010): Massy Tadjedin’s Romantic Drama, Keira Knightley, Eva Mendes, Sam Worthington, Guillaume Canet

August 17, 2010 – TIFF

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Last Night Massy Tadjedin, USA/France

A married couple are apart for a night when the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he’s attracted. While he’s away, his wife encounters her past love.

The film stars Keira Knightley, Eva Mendes, Sam Worthington and Guillaume Canet.

Sarah’s Key Gilles Paquet Brenner, France – World Premiere

Based on Tatiana de Rosnay’s best-selling novel, Sarah’s Key tells the story of an American journalist on the brink of making big life decisions regarding her marriage and her unborn child.

What starts off as research for an article about the Vel’d’Hiv Roundup in 1942 in France ends up as a journey towards self discovery as she stumbles upon a terrible secret.

The film stars Kristin Scott Thomas, Mélusine Mayance, Niels Arestrup, Frédéric Pierrot, Michel Duchaussoy and Aidan Quinn.