1915 is led by Simon Abkarian. Simon stars opposite Virginie Ledoyen in ARMY OF CRIME and Joan Allen in YES. Other films include CASINO ROYALE, RENDITION and THE TRUTH ABOUT CHARLIE. Together with Catherine Deneuve, Simon voiced the parents of Marjane ‘Marji’ in the Oscar nominated PERSEPOLIS. In addition to his film career, Simon remains one of Europe’s most sought-after stage actors.
The film centers on the Armenian Holocaust during WWI and will be released in conjunction with the 100th anniversary, in 2015.