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Review: The Wolf’s Call

Review: The Wolf’s Call

Spectacular, breath-taking and hyper-realistic, Antonin Baudry’s first feature delves into the world of nuclear submarines, setting the bar high for French production standards  

19/02 | Films | France

Review: Father and Sons

Review: Father and Sons

Félix Moati’s debut comedy-drama is about a father and two sons in search of meaning and connection  

31/01 | Films | France/Belgium

Review: Yao

Review: Yao

Philippe Godeau directs a benevolent road movie set in Senegal about the misadventures of a Frenchman played by Omar Sy and a local teenager  

22/01 | Films | France

Review: Santiago, Italia

Review: Santiago, Italia

After closing the 36th Torino Film Festival, Nanni Moretti’s documentary about Chile arrives in Italian cinemas, using a sober evocation of the 1973 coup to talk about modern Italy  

06/12/2018 | Films | Italy/France/Chile

Review: In Safe Hands

Review: In Safe Hands

Jeanne Herry directs an excellent and very emotional choral film about the process surrounding anonymous births and adoption  

05/12/2018 | Films | France

Review: Quinqui Stars

Review: Quinqui Stars

Juan Vicente Córdoba revisits the Spanish cinematic imagination of the 1970s and 1980s through a set of characters living on the margins of society, with indifferent results  

30/11/2018 | Films | Spain/France

Review: Through the Fire

Review: Through the Fire

Pierre Niney shines in a poignant role as a firefighter and severe burns victim who tries to rebuild himself in Frédéric Tellier's second feature film  

28/11/2018 | Films | France/Belgium

Review: I Feel Good

Review: I Feel Good

Benoît Delépine and Gustave Kervern direct a bitter yet tender comedy of resistance on the topic of capitalism, poverty and utopia  

26/09/2018 | Films | France

Review: We Need Your Vote

Review: We Need Your Vote

Comic book author Mathieu Sapin's directorial debut is a biting yet light-hearted comedy about the goings-on behind the scenes of a political campaign  

18/09/2018 | Films | France

Review: The Freshmen

Review: The Freshmen

Thomas Lilti directs a fresh and intelligent new comedy about the outrageous medical degree selection process, through the portrait of a friendship  

12/09/2018 | Films | France