My King (Mon Roi)

My King (Mon Roi) France (2015) Dir. Maïwenn Bruises heal but mental abuse stays forever, yet some schools of thought propagate a possible correlation between the two, and that rehabbing the physical could help fix the psychological. This might just be modern cod philosophy or an unexplored phenomenon but they do say “healthy body, healthy … Continue reading My King (Mon Roi)

Polisse

Polisse France (2012) Dir. Maïwenn The busy Child Protection Unit (CPU) of the Paris police force welcomes Melissa (Maïwenn), a photographer working on an article approved by the Ministry of Interior to capture the ins and outs of the department’s daily grind, dealing with abused kids, paedophiles and teenage prostitution. Writer, director and star Maïwenn … Continue reading Polisse