Incendies is a 2010 Canadian film from Quebec. Incendies is written and directed by Denis Villeneuve. When notary Lebel sits down with Jeanne and Simon to read them their mother Nawal’s will, the twins are stunned to receive a pair of envelopes.
Jeanne sees the key to Nawal’s retreat into unexplained silence during the final weeks of her life. She immediately decides to go to the Middle East to dig into a family history.
Simon is unmoved by their mother’s posthumous mind games. Simon’s love for his sister is strong, and he soon joins her in combing their ancestral homeland in search of a Nawal.
Incendies Release Date: 22 April 2011 - USA