Famous Shark Tank mogul Kevin O’Leary once noted that unions are about “the collective leverage, the power of numbers versus the power of capital.” Though quotes are often used to oversimplify stories, ideas, and concepts, this quick piece of logic truly encapsulates At War, new French drama with a union strife at its center.
The following review will be spoiler free.
Directed By: Stéphane Brizé
Written By: Stéphane Brizé, Olivier Gorce, Ralph Blindauer, Olivier Lemaire, and Xavier Mathieu
Starring: Vincent Lindon, Mélanie Rover, Jacques Borderie, David Rey, Olivier Lemaire, and Isabelle Rufin
After promising 1,100 employees that they would protect their jobs, the managers of a factory decide to suddenly close up shop. Laurent (Lindon) takes the lead in a fight against this decision.
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