A warm portrayal of an unlikely friendship.
This is the kind of film that restores your faith in French cinema. It avoids pretension and manages to reaffirm the simple lasting values in life via a charming central relationship. Writer/director Jean Becker’s (The Children Of The Marshlands)...
A superb multi-stranded film with an alarming insights and passion.
Guediguian weaves together a number of stories in the film. Firstly there`s Michelle, played by Guediguian`s wife Ariane Ascaride. She packs fish at night and comes home to her heroin addicted daughter Fiona, Julie Marie Parmentier, her...
An intriguing look at a woman\'s reluctant choice between the two great loves of her life.
Marie-Jo, Ariane Ascaride, is married to Daniel, Jean-Pierre Darroussin, a builder. They live together in Marseilles with their teenage daughter, Julie, Julie-Marie Parmentier. Marie-Jo helps Daniel with his accounts and works as a driver for the...
It depicts the horrors of war authentically and with respect.
Well our next film is firmly back in the land of mere mortals. After the success of Amelie, Director Jean Pierre Jeunet and Audrey Tautou team up again in A Very Long Engagement. Based on the novel by Jean Baptiste Rossi, under his pseudonym,...
Always keep your eyes on the road.
Carole Bouquet and Jean Pierre Darroussin star as Antoine and Helene, a married couple on the brink. Increasingly bitter about his wife\'s successes, Antoine drinks like a fish and they bicker constantly. The traffic is dense, the atmosphere is...