Original title: L'Événement
Duration: 1h 40min
Vote average: 7
Vote count: 76
Production: France 3 Cinéma
Original language: fr
Release date: 2021-11-24
Director: Audrey Diwan
Actors: Anamaria Vartolomei, Kacey Mottet Klein, Luàna Bajrami
DVD Covers, 2022, Custom Covers, Drama
Happening 2022 DVD Cover – Summary
Happening 2022 DVD Cover. Based on Annie Ernaux’s semi-autobiographical novel, Happening follows Annie, a bright young student who faces an unwanted pregnancy while abortion was still illegal in 1960s France.
France, 1963, Anne (Anamaria Vartolomei) is a bright young student with a promising future ahead of her. But when she falls pregnant, she sees the opportunity to finish her studies and escape the constraints of her social background disappearing.
With her final exams fast approaching and her pregnancy progressing, Anne resolves to act, even if she has to confront shame and pain, even if she must risk prison to do so. Winner of the Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival and now BAFTA nominated, HAPPENING is the acclaimed new film from Audrey Diwan