In the midst of the devastating Second World War, with increasing numbers of men drafted to fight for their lives on the frontline, bombs continued to drop relentlessly on London.
Those left behind, made up predominantly of women, children and the elderly, were in need of something uplifting they could relate to. As a result movies became a crucial outlet to help raise the spirits of the nation during this bleak time.
Catrin (Gemma Arterton), an untried screenwriter, and a makeshift cast and crew, work under fire to make a film to lift the nation’s spirits – and inspire America to join the war.
Their Finest is A witty, romantic and moving portrayal of a young woman finding her way, and her voice, in the mayhem of war… and the movies!
For your chance to Their Finest simply tell us in 25 words or less … “What is your favourite Gemma Arterton film and why?”
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