The Odyssey  (PG) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug17

The Odyssey  (PG) | Close-Up Film Review

This is a biopic about the marine explorer and film maker Jacques Cousteau, starting in the post second world war period, when he is living an idyllic life with his wife Simone and two young sons in a Mediterranean villa bought on the proceeds of his development of the aqua lung. 

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Frantz  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
May12

Frantz  (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

This film is initially Inspired by a novel and then play, “The Man I Killed” by Maurice Rostand, which was later adapted for the cinema as “Broken Lullaby” in 1931 by Ernst Lubitsch.  Ozon’s film however takes a rather different angle on the story from either of those previous two versions..

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