Nos Futurs – Rémi Bezançon

Director Rémi Bezançon retreads old ground with Nos Futurs a bromance about two childhood friends who are struggling to cope with the responsibilties of adulthood. Yann (Pierre Rochefort), an uptight, insurance broker, is trapped in a job at the company he inherited from his late father and seeks comfort on the psycho-analyst’s couch. His old school…

20th Cérémonie des Lumières – French Golden Globes

Dubbed the French Golden Globes, the Cérémonie des Lumières on Monday night will honour the best in French-speaking cinema over the past year as decided by the international press based in Paris  The most nominated films include Bertrand Bonello’s Saint Laurent, Benoît Jacquot’s Trois Cœurs and La Famille Bélier with four nominations each. Interestingly two young actors are both nominated for best…

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.…