A Woman’s Life

A Woman’s Life (Cert 12) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: Arrow Academy) Running Time: 119 minutes approx. Director Stéphane Brizé, confounds expectations by following his multi-award winning social drama The Measure Of A Man with an uncharacteristic spartan period drama. A Woman’s Life, an adaptation of the 19th century novel Une Vie by Guy de Maupassant, … Continue reading A Woman’s Life

Under The Rainbow (Au bout du conte)

Under The Rainbow (Au bout du conte) France (2013) Dir. Agnès Jaoui Fairy tales are just for kids aren’t they? Ostensibly yes, but their inherent charm and wistful way of creating a warm sense of hope and fulfilment it offers the least of us keeps some adults firmly entrenched in this escapist world. Twenty-four year-old … Continue reading Under The Rainbow (Au bout du conte)