Rust and Bone

Judging from Jaques Audiard’s previous films, A Prophet and  The Beat My Heart Skipped, it would be unwise to go into Rust and Bone expecting lighter fare.  Ali (Matthias Schoenaerts), a bullish street fighter moves himself and his son from Belgium into his estranged sister’s garage in France hoping to make something of himself as a street … Continue reading

Goodbye First Love (Un Amour De Jeunesse)

Goodbye First Love is a tender tale of two adolescents and their experience of the euphoric highs and crushing lows of first love. The intensity of teenage love is something very few will ever truly forget and Mia Hansen-løve’s film paints a fascinating picture in this story of love and loss.  Opening with two teenagers … Continue reading