Director François Ozon’s elegiac tale of love and remembrance is set in a small German town in the aftermath of World War I, where a young woman mourning the death of her fiancé forms a bond with a mysterious Frenchman who has arrived to lay flowers on her beloved’s grave.
French & German language with English Subtitles
I will start by saying that I have never been a big fan of Martin Scorsese, nor have I sought to steer clear of his work in any way. In terms of directors, I tend to play it by ear. Show me this film of which you speak, and then we will talk about my becoming a fan. Have you heard of the Malick Wars? Things are not looking good in that regard. I believe Terrence Malick should have quit while he was still ahead, after Tree of Life, instead of producing three more films that are shockingly awful and self-involved. … Read more…
When a young African-American man visits his white girlfriend’s family estate, he becomes ensnared in a more sinister real reason for the invitation.
Rated 99% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes!
I spent the entirety of last Sunday swearing off social media and pledging not to watch the Oscars, only to relent at the last minute and catch the final hour of the festivities. And, holy mackerel, am I ever glad that I did, as I had the opportunity to see a historically awful flub in real-time…