DHEEPAN France 2016 1h 55min

(Tamil, French & Engliish with English subtitles)  Director: Jacques Audiard

With: Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby

Dheepan is a fighter with the Tamil Tigers rebel militia. In Sri Lanka, the Civil War is reaching its end, and defeat is near. Dheepan decides to flee, taking with him two strangers - a woman and a little girl - hoping that they will make it easier for him to claim asylum in Europe. Arriving in Paris, the 'family' moves from one temporary home to another until Dheepan finds work as the caretaker of a run-down housing block in the suburbs

"A sympathetic, inquisitive portrait of the immigrant experience in Europe” Dave Calhoun Time Out    Trailer