Rebuffed in love and uncertain of life, Simon is the story of a young Englishman's physical and spiritual journey during Algeria's battle for independence from France. Driven by romantic illusion to join the French Foreign Legion, Simon learns what it truly means to be a hero. A timeless, coming of age story set against the epic, sweeping landscape of North Africa.
Genre: Drama, War
Directed by: Martin Huberty
Starring: Paul Fox (Simon Murray), Tom Hardy (Pascal Dupont), Kate Maberly (Jennifer), Aitor Merino (Benito Valdes), Félicité Du Jeu (Nicole), Yorick van Wageningen (Schreiber)
Screenplay: Simon Murray, Axel Aylwen, William M. Akers, Julie Weinberg
Country: Great Britain
Score: 53 %