Movie: La Rafle
June 2, 2011
June 1942. Joseph, 11, must go to school with a yellow star stitched to his clothing. Joseph, his Jewish friends and their families make a fresh start to their lives in occupied Paris where they have found refuge or so they think. One month later, their fragile happiness is shattered. The Round-Up (La Rafle), a big hit in France, is based on a key event in France’s Holocaust history. Starring Mélanie Laurent (Inglorious Basterds) and Jean Reno (The DaVinci Code, Pink Panther 2). Massachusetts premiere. In French with subtitles. Presented by the Museum of Fine Arts and the Boston Jewish Film Festival.