The Aftermath (15)
Dir: James Kent
Cast: Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Clarke
US/UK/Ger, 2018, 108 mins
Set in postwar Germany in 1946, the story follows a woman as she arrives in the ruins of Hamburg to be reunited with her husband, a British colonel charged with rebuilding the shattered city. There, she is surprised to discover that they will be sharing a grand house with a German widower and his troubled daughter. Enmity and grief soon give way to passion and betrayal in this riveting drama based on the novel of the same name by Rhidian Brook.