SUITE FRANÇAISE is an upcoming World War II romantic drama directed by Saul Dibb (Bullet Boy, The Duchess) and co-written with Matt Charman. It is based on the 2004 eponymous novel by Irène Némirovsky. The film stars Michelle Williams, Matthias Schoenaerts, Kristin Scott Thomas, Sam Riley, Ruth Wilson, Lambert Wilson, and Margot Robbie.
Awaiting news from her husband, a prisoner of war, beautiful Lucile Angellier (Michelle Williams) leads a stifled existence with her mean, controlling mother-in-law Madame Angellier (Kristin Scott Thomas). Until Parisian refugees pour into their small town, soon followed by a regiment of German soldiers who take up residence in the villagers' homes. In the Angellier home, Lucile initially tries to ignore Bruno (Matthias Schoenaerts), the handsome and refined German officer staying with them. But soon, a powerful love draws them together and leads them into the tragedy of war.