Saturday, November 13, 2010

Isabelle Huppert Is "White Material"

Sneak Peek the newest poster supporting the French-made feature "White Material", starring Isabelle Huppert and Christopher Lambert, directed by Claire Denis, co-written by Marie NDiaye.

'Maria' (Huppert) is a farmer who runs a failing coffee plantation in Africa with her husband 'André' (Lambert). Civil war has broken out and rebel soldiers, many of them child soldiers, are advancing on the area.

"Rebels on the radio advocate attacks on emblems of colonialism. While Maria's workers leave, she refuses to abandon the plantation, and searches for men to finish harvesting the coffee.

"As she and her family await the inevitable, tensions in their personal relationships and in their relations with the African community, become exposed.

"Then Maria puts the farm in even more danger when she looks after a wounded rebel officer known as 'The Boxer'..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "White Material"...