Tag: french-film-reviews

La Belle et la Bête Review

One of the definitive adaptations of the well-known fairy tale, Jean Cocteau's La Belle et la Bête is released on Blu-ray by the BFI.

The Mystery of Picasso Review

Henri-Georges Clouzot's The Mystery of Picasso, a rare record of the great artist at work, is released on Blu-ray and DVD by Arrow Academy.

A Woman's Life Review

A life lived and battled.

Eric Rohmer Collection: Four Adventures of Reinette and Mirabelle/The Tree, The Mayor and the Mediatheque Review

Two of Eric Rohmer's least-seen feature films come to Blu-ray in Arrow Academy's Eric Rohmer Collection box set.

Eric Rohmer Collection: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend Review

The sixth and final of Eric Rohmer's Comedies and Proverbs, on Blu-ray from Arrow Academy.

Eric Rohmer Collection: The Green Ray Review

Delphine's holiday plans go awry in The Green Ray, the fifth of the Comedies and Proverbs, on Blu-ray from Arrow Academy as part of the Eric Rohmer Collection.

Eric Rohmer Collection: Full Moon in Paris Review

Featuring an award-winning performance from the late Pascale Ogier, Full Moon in Paris, the fourth of the Comedies and Proverbs, comes to Blu-ray as part of Arrow Academy's Eric Rohmer Collection.

Eric Rohmer Collection: Pauline at the Beach Review

Love and misundestandings in Pauline on the Beach, third of the Comedies and Proverbs, on Blu-ray in Arrow Academy's Eric Rohmer Collection.

Eric Rohmer Collection: A Good Marriage Review

Sabine sets out to get her man - only he doesn't know it yet. Eric Rohmer's Comedies and Proverbs continue with A Good Marriage, part of Arrow Academy's Eric Rohmer Collection.

Eric Rohmer Collection: The Aviator's Wife Review

With a new decade, a new series. First of Eric Rohmer's Comedies and Proverbs, The Aviator's Wife, on Blu-ray from Arrow Academy.

Eric Rohmer Collection: Perceval Review

Eric Rohmer takes us back to the times of King Arthur in his 1978 film Perceval, released on Blu-ray by Arrow as part of their Eric Rohmer Collection.

Eric Rohmer Collection: The Marquise of O... Review

Arrow Academy's Eric Rohmer Collection begins with the historical drama The Marquise of O..., winner of the 1976 Cannes Special Jury Prize.

Will It Snow for Christmas? Review

Harshly realistic but also affecting, Sandrine Veysset's first feature Will It Snow for Christmas? gets a dual format release from the BFI.

Céline and Julie Go Boating Review

Céline and Julie Go Boating is a film about female friendships, of stories within stories. Jacques Rivette's 1974 fantasy-comedy, his best-known and most widely seen film, comes to Blu-ray from the BFI.

Le Plaisir Review

In Le Plaisir Max Ophüls tells three stories of pleasure and its price.

Madame de... Review

One of Max Ophüls's great films, in dual-format from the BFI.

Napoleon Review

Abel Gance's monumental epic comes to Blu-ray from the BFI.

Bang Gang (A Modern Love Story) (Bang Gang (Une histoire d'amour moderne)) Review

Summer sun and sex in Bang Gang, Eva Husson's debut feature, in cinemas now.

Mouchette Review

Robert Bresson's 1967 film is the first of two of his works to get a Blu release from Artificial Eye.

Blue is the Warmest Colour (La vie d'Adèle chapitres 1 et 2) Review

The controversial winner of the 2013 Palme d'Or comes to Blu-ray from Artificial Eye.