L’Amant Double

L'Amant Double France/Belgium (2017) Dir. François Ozon When a director’s reputation precedes them by a vast distance, reading the summary of their latest film fills you with either a cold dread or perverse excitement. And when that director is maverick auteur François Ozon and one early shot is an extreme close up of lady parts … Continue reading L’Amant Double

La cérémonie

La cérémonie France (1995) Dir. Claude Chabrol Affluent art gallery owner Catherine Lelievre (Jacqueline Bisset) hires the quiet but highly efficient Sophie Bonhomme (Sandrine Bonnaire) as a maid for their luxurious country mansion in Brittany. Keeping her dyslexia to herself prevents Sophie from bonding with the family – father Georges (Jean-Pierre Cassel), his daughter Melinda … Continue reading La cérémonie