Hiroshima Mon Amour [Hiroshima mon amour]
Directed By: Alain Resnais
January 21, 1959 / French Japanese English / 90 mins
Resnais helped define the French New Wave with this experimental anti-war drama based on an affair between a Japanese architect and a French actress. Set in Hiroshima, the film shows a city coming back to life only a few years after a devastating atomic attack.
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IMDB Movie Page: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052893/
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