UK, Aug. 15, 1939: 17 days before WWII, an English teacher and his camera disappear on a coastal boarding school with 20 German teen girls. Miller gets the job 6 days later, secretly trying to find out what happened.
- " A solid, but unspectacular period thriller. " – James Croot (Stuff.co.nz)
- " Music, acting and cinematography mix to form a story of wartime and bravery. " – Marie Asner (Phantom Tollbooth)
- " Izzard, so dazzling as a live performer, is always fun to watch onscreen: As Miller, she has a vibrant, inquisitive energy. " – Stephanie Zacharek (TIME Magazine)