Young woman's moving WWI struggle stars Alicia Vikander and Kit Harington
Vera Brittain’s poignant memoirs of war and personal tragedy are now a powerful WWI big-screen drama.
A Testament of Youth revolves around Vera (Alicia Vikander), who experiences great loss during one of the most turbulent times in modern history. As well as chronicling the tragic deaths of her brother, fiancé and close friends in the war, the period drama will also portray her attempt to convince her father to let her gain an education.
Star of the adapatation Alicia Vikander made a name for herself as a series regular on Girls. She is supported by Game of Thrones' Kit Harington and Hayley Atwell (Marvel's Agent Carter).