L’Amant Double – François Ozon

Ozon’s  L’Amant Double failed to pick up any prizes at this year’s Cannes Film Festival which is not to say his take on Joyce Carole Oate’s Lives of the Twins is without merit. This erotic thriller does the job of keeping the audience guessing and is full of entertaining filmic references and cinematic devices. But…

Jeune et Jolie – François Ozon

The latest offering from François Ozon, Jeune et Jolie (Young and Beautiful) which premiered at Cannes earlier this year is the tale of 17-year old Isabelle, (Marine Vacth)  a breathtakingly beautiful young woman on the verge of adulthood who explores her sexuality by becoming a prostitute. In a modern day take on Bunel’s Belle du…