Vicky Krieps (Phantom Thread) gives another riveting performance as Clarisse, a woman on the run from her family for reasons that aren’t immediately clear.
Widely renowned as one of France’s great contemporary actors but less well-known in North America for his equally impressive work behind the camera, Mathieu Amalric’s sixth feature as director is his most ambitious to date. You’ll be uncertain as to the reality of what your seeing until the final moments of this unpredictable, richly rewarding film.
France • 97 min
“Vicky Krieps mesmerizes… she delivers a disarmingly vulnerable, yet understated performance.” – Indiewire
“Gripping… cathartic…Amalric’s generosity of feeling and commitment to a percolating, hypnotic poetry of image, sound and human expression is noteworthy” – The Wrap
“Rich and evocative thanks to a bravura performance by Vicky Krieps.” – The Playlist
“Krieps’ performance is a standout in its profound, elegiac devastation—one not seen since Juliette Binoche’s turn in Krzysztof Kieslowski’s Three Colors: Blue.”– Paste