Raid dingue (RAID: Special unit) – Dany Boon

It’s a testament to the popularity of Dany Boon that a run-of the-mill comedy like RAID Dingue can pull in over a million spectators in less than a week. Boon has been a sure-fire hit at the box office since the huge success of Bienvenue Chez les Ch’tis (Welcome to the Sticks) in 2008. And…

Un Beau Dimanche (Going Away) – Nicole Garcia

Veteran actress, writer and director Nicole Garcia goes down a well-trodden path with this low-key character drama focusing on the relationship between two solitary individuals who have given up trying to make sense of life.  But her sensitive dissection of the complexity of family ties and the chemistry of attraction produces an engaging, emotional film.…