THE TRUTH ABOUT THE HARRY QUEBERT AFFAIR

Synopsis

New York, in the spring of 2008, while America bursts the beginnings of the presidential election, Marcus Goldman, a young writer to success, is in turmoil: he is unable to write the new novel he must deliver to his publisher within a few months. The deadline is almost to expire when suddenly everything switches for him: his friend and former university professor, Harry Quebert, one of the most respected writers in the country, is caught up in his past and finds himself accused of murder , in 1975, Nola Kellergan, a 15-year-old girl, with whom he had an affair. Convinced of Harry’s innocence, Marcus abandons everything to travel to New Hampshire and investigate. He is quickly overtaken by events: the investigation is sinking and he is threatened. To absolve Harry and save his writing career, he must answer three questions: Who killed Nola Kellergan? What happened in New Hampshire in the summer of 1975? And how do you write a successful novel? Under the air of American thriller, The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair is a reflection on America, the worms of modern society, literature, justice and the media.

General

  • Genre Thriller
  • Format 10*52'
  • Producers MGM, Barbary Films, Eagle Pictures
  • Director Jean-Jacques Annaud
  • Scriptwritter Lynnie Greenne et Richard Levine
  • Cast Patrick Dempsey, Ben Schnetzer, Damon Wayans Jr, Kristine Froseth
  • Language French
  • Pays Canada

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Synopsis

New York, in the spring of 2008, while America bursts the beginnings of the presidential election, Marcus Goldman, a young writer to success, is in turmoil: he is unable to write the new novel he must deliver to his publisher within a few months. The deadline is almost to expire when suddenly everything switches for him: his friend and former university professor, Harry Quebert, one of the most respected writers in the country, is caught up in his past and finds himself accused of murder , in 1975, Nola Kellergan, a 15-year-old girl, with whom he had an affair. Convinced of Harry’s innocence, Marcus abandons everything to travel to New Hampshire and investigate. He is quickly overtaken by events: the investigation is sinking and he is threatened. To absolve Harry and save his writing career, he must answer three questions: Who killed Nola Kellergan? What happened in New Hampshire in the summer of 1975? And how do you write a successful novel? Under the air of American thriller, The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair is a reflection on America, the worms of modern society, literature, justice and the media.

General

  • Genre Thriller
  • Format 10*52'
  • Producers MGM, Barbary Films, Eagle Pictures
  • Director Jean-Jacques Annaud
  • Scriptwritter Lynnie Greenne et Richard Levine
  • Cast Patrick Dempsey, Ben Schnetzer, Damon Wayans Jr, Kristine Froseth
  • Language French
  • Pays Canada