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Review: When Margaux Meets Margaux

Review: When Margaux Meets Margaux

Sophie Fillières creates layers of realism and fantasy with a playful score in a film starring Sandrine Kiberlain and Agathe Bonitzer  

14/03 | Films | France

Review: The Party's Over

Review: The Party's Over

Clémence Boisnard and Zita Hanrot burst on to our screens in Marie Garel Weiss’ debut feature, an energetic and sincere film about friendship and drug addiction  

28/02 | Films | France

The Apparition: Faith and doubt, truth or lies?

The Apparition: Faith and doubt, truth or lies?

Xavier Giannoli plunges Vincent Lindon into a captivating canonical inquiry about a supernatural phenomenon and its messenger, played by Galatea Bellugi  

09/02 | Films | France

Gaspard at the Wedding: The ties that bind

Gaspard at the Wedding: The ties that bind

Antony Cordier unveils a refreshing film about emotional ties, with a surrealist yet human sense of humour  

30/01 | Films | France/Belgium

See You Up There: "Long live death!"

See You Up There: "Long live death!"

On the edge of tragicomedy, Albert Dupontel delivers an adaptation of Pierre Lemaître’s novel that is both very public and very personal  

25/10/2017 | Films | France

My Son: "It’s not up to you to investigate"

My Son: "It’s not up to you to investigate"

Christian Carion directs a rough and ready thriller, which sees Guillaume Canet fully embracing a stylistic exercise  

20/09/2017 | Films | France

The Price of Success: Fratricidal freedom

The Price of Success: Fratricidal freedom

A young, working-class artist finds himself to be unexpectedly wealthy and must escape his family’s grasp. A successful film by Teddy Lussi-Modeste  

30/08/2017 | Films | France

I Am Not Your Negro: A deconstruction of “black iconography”

I Am Not Your Negro: A deconstruction of “black iconography”

Raoul Peck’s highly acclaimed documentary holds up an alternative mirror to the deformities inflicted by the hypocritical American dream and its ideology  

25/08/2017 | Films | France/US/Belgium/Switzerland

Burning Out: A global tendency towards human madness

Burning Out: A global tendency towards human madness

Belgian director Jérôme Le Maire films behind the scenes in the surgical department of Saint-Louis Hospital, Paris  

25/08/2017 | Films | Belgium/France/Switzerland

The Starry Sky Above Me: In the head of a failed artist

The Starry Sky Above Me: In the head of a failed artist

Ilan Klipper's feature debut is a psychological chamber drama-comedy about how our loved ones misjudge us with the best of intentions  

26/07/2017 | Films | France