FAREWELL MR HAFFMANN – French – One-time screening – SO CA Premiere – Desert Film Society

Camelot Theatres 2300 East Baristo Road, Palm Springs, CA

Occupied Paris, 1941: all members of the Jewish community are instructed to come forward and identify themselves to authorities. Dedicated jeweler Joseph Haffmann (Auteuil), fearing the worst, arranges for his family to flee the city and offers his employee François Mercier (Gilles Lellouche) the chance to take over his store until the conflict subsides. But …