I rarely review unless I love a movie and feel something has been unfairly rated due to some anomaly.
Here I suspect the anomaly is that it will only be fully felt by people who have known something of this these level of intensity of love and death.
The television adaptation differs from the novel in many respects, completely omitting the section set in the 1970s.
The story is told in flashbacks, with Stephen Wraysford's (Eddie Redmayne) experiences in World War I alternating with his memories of his affair with Isabelle Azaire (Clémence Poésy), a young married woman whom he met before the war when he was staying in her husband's house to learn about business.
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(x) That was before he started dating Hannah in 2012.
- [Tony Awards 2010] When she won that first prize [of the evening], I couldn’t have been more elated.
In 1916, Stephen is reunited with Isabelle as a result of a chance meeting with her sister Jeanne (Marie-Josée Croze), shortly before his battalion goes "over the top" in the Battle of the Somme.Birdsong is a two-part 2012 television drama, based on the 1993 war novel Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks.It stars Eddie Redmayne as Stephen Wraysford and Clémence Poésy as Isabelle Azaire and was directed by Philip Martin based on a screenplay by Abi Morgan.The adaptation was produced by Working Title Films for the BBC and PBS's Masterpiece.It premiered in January 2012 in the United Kingdom and in April 2012 in the United States.They talk and share their experiences, Firebrace grieving for his dead son while Stephen confides in him that he has a daughter.