Cannes Preview 2014: Olivier Assayas’ Clouds of Sils Maria

An intriguing film, which started life as a suggestion by its star, Juliette Binoche, before Cannes regular, Olivier Assayas, gave the concept a script and film form.  It has an actress at the height of her powers starring in the revival of a play, which brought her fame twenty years earlier, and has a battle between a ‘younger’ and ‘middle aged’ woman with everything at stake.  This time, she switches roles and plays the older woman and it is not difficult to see why Binoche would want to explore the theme’s political connotations.

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May 4th, 2014 - admin

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