‘The Aftermath’ - Just after World War II, a couple moves into a new home in Hamburg—still occupied by its German former owner. Keira Knightley drama based on the Rhidian Brook novel.
Fri 26 Apr 2019
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Post World War II: A British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German who previously owned the house.
Germany, 1946. Rachael Morgan arrives in the ruins of Hamburg in the bitter winter, to be reunited with her husband, Lewis, a British colonel charged with rebuilding the shattered city. But, as they set off for their new home, Rachael is stunned to discover that Lewis has made an unexpected decision: They will be sharing the grand house with its previous owners, a German widower and his troubled daughter. In this charged atmosphere, enmity and grief give way to dramatic passion and betrayal.
Based on The Aftermath (the novel) by Rhidian Brook.