Larchmont Temple Film Festival
Sunday February 24, 4:00 PM, The Grant Conference Center
In 1953, a sensitive French boy, Francois Gimbert, raised as Catholic by his "Aryan" appearing parents, finds out, from a neighbor, that his family is Jewish. Meanwhile his athletic father labors to stamp out stereotypical Jewish characteristics he perceived in his son. Gradually Francois peels away the layers of his family’s buried history. Eventually he learns about his parents' tragic past and of a half-brother named Simon, the family’s secret. Based on a true story.