Official US Trailer for Acclaimed Foreign Oscar Nominee 'Incendies'

February 1, 2011
Source: Apple

Incendies Trailer

Sony Classics has debuted the official US trailer on Apple for the highly acclaimed, Oscar nominated French-Canadian film Incendies, directed by Denis Villeneuve, starring Mélissa Désormeaux-Poulin and Maxim Gaudette. This has been receiving incredible reviews since its premiere and could win the Best Foreign Film Oscar. Ed Douglas of ComingSoon said it's one of the few he's ever given a 10/10 to. In his review: "To put it quite plainly and bluntly, Incendies is one of the best films we've seen in some time, an incredibly powerful film that unfolds in such unique and unexpected ways." This is definitely not a trailer to miss! Watch below.

Watch the official US trailer for Denis Villeneuve's Incendies:

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You can also watch the Incendies trailer in High Definition on Apple

A mother's last wishes send twins Jeanne & Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Tells the moving tale of the voyage into their mother's past that culminates in a shocking revelation.

Incendies is directed by French-Canadian filmmaker Denis Villeneuve, hailing from Quebec and director of numerous French films prior, including August 32nd on Earth, Maelstrom, Next Floor and Polytechnique. The screenplay was written by Villeneuve based on Wadji Mouawad's play of the same name. This premiered at the Telluride and Toronto Film Festivals and also played at the Sundance Film Festival last month. Sony Pictures Classics is bringing Incendies to limited theaters on April 22nd in the spring. Looks damn good!

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Looks refreshing... unlike the plodding heap of horse manure coming out of hollywood these days.

Boon on Feb 1, 2011


I really liked this trailer. It kinda grabbed me and made me curious. It didn't show too much, just enough for me to want to really see it.

arjones on Feb 1, 2011


wow this looks very intriguing 😮

A5J4DX on Nov 13, 2018


wow this looks very intriguing 😮

A5J4DX on Nov 13, 2018


Got a chance to see it at a film festival not too long ago...and yes, it is amazing. Everybody should definitely check this one out. The end will leave you speechless.

Mardike on Feb 1, 2011


i'm hooked. i love the locales and the quiet intensity - i'll see it for sure!

Anonymous on Feb 1, 2011


The title looks like inception, lol!

munkicloud on Feb 1, 2011


for such a serious film,quotes put in the trailer undermine this.i mean,film threat? aicn?

Nikolai on Feb 2, 2011


Tell that to the folks who cut the trailer... they just go with the same ole regular sites that have been around forever and never really think outside the box... I wish they would sometimes. :/

Alex Billington on Feb 2, 2011


...yeah, if I went by the trailer alone I would pass on this, but since everybody seems to agree that tis' and awesome film I'll have to check it out.

alfredo on Feb 3, 2011

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