Synopsis by Maggie Sadler
"Based on the novel by Robert Harris, Alfred Dreyfus (Louis Garrel), a captain in the French military, suffers a misplaced conviction on the grounds of treason in 1894. Dreyfus must then face a life sentence at the notorious Devil's Island prison and contend with the criminals locked behind the jail's bars. Directed by Roman Polanski, co-starring Emmanuelle Seigner and Jean Dujardin. "
anti-Semitism, false-accusation, investigation, Jewish, life-sentence, spy