Engagement in a roundabout way

Engagement in a roundabout way

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Matilda – A Very Long Engagement – Un Long Dimanche de Fiançailles

Matilda - A Very Long Engagement - Un Long Dimanche de Fiançailles

Matilda – A Very Long Engagement – Un Long Dimanche de Fiançailles

  At the end of World War I, the young French woman, Mathilde (Audrey Tautou) learns more about the fate of her fiance Manech (Gaspard Ulliel), who was at the front. Apparently, he was among a group of five soldiers who were suspected to have mutilated themselves to the insanity of trench warfare to escape and to gain their release. In times of war, however, the punishment for such an act is horrible, and so Manech and his comrades in the no man’s land between the

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