An Officer and a Spy is a painstaking retelling of the Dreyfus affair, impeccable in its recreation of period detail and acting, and invaluable for its political insights.
Roman Polanski winning best director trophy at César Awards prompts walkouts from Adele Haenel, other celebs
The Césars were also greeted with anti- Roman Polanski protestors outside the venue
Roman Polanski to skip César Awards amid mass protests, says ceremony turning into 'public lynching'
Women’s rights activists have called for a boycott of Friday’s Cesars ceremony in Paris, and plastered anti- Roman Polanski banners at the venue
Roman Polanski's An Officer and a Spy receives 12 nominations at 45th César Awards, evokes mass outrage
Roman Polanski's An Officer and a Spy also bagged the Grand Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival last September.
The French film industry showered honors on "Timbuktu" at Friday's 40th annual Cesar awards — France's equivalent of the Oscars — selecting it as best movie