An intelligent study of renewed purpose.
FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: Sandrine Bonnaire, the French actress who has done fine work for the likes of Patrice Leconte (Intimate Strangers) and Jacques Rivette (Secret Defence) delivers a comprehensively detailed performance in debutante director...
The basic story is a moving one, the film never really touches you and often avoids tackling the more interesting elements.
In 1946, Alexi Golovin, Oleg Menshikov, a Russian doctor who has been living in exile in France, accepts the offer of an amnesty from the Soviet government and returns to Kiev with his French wife, Marie, Sandrine Bonnaire, and their son. From...
An interesting idea that could have could have offered more.
A mysterious Parisian woman Anna (Sandrine Bonnaire) mistakenly enters the wrong door in search of therapy and her life collides with William (Fabrice Luchini), a reserved tax accountant. Before he can point her in the direction of the...