BRIDGESTONE AWARD "Best in Ireland 2011, 2012 and 2013.
An army captain struggles to defuse an explosive hostage situation with tragic results in this drama based on actual events. Rebellion is set in a French colony in the South Pacific in the 1980’s where conflict has erupted and rebels are demanding local rule. Expert negotiator Capitaine Legorjus and his team fly to the island to resolve the situation, arriving just as the army prepares to use extreme force to end the stand-off. Rebellion was directed by Mathieu Kassovitz, who also played Legorjus and helped adapt the screenplay from the real -life Captain’s memoirs.
Date: Thursday 5 December