French Film Review: En Attendant Bojangles

French Film Review: En Attendant Bojangles

Fun-loving couple Camille (Virginie Efira) and Georges (Romain Duris) are mad about each other – and mad about music, partying and anything really, other than being responsible grown-ups. At home there is room only for fun, fantasy and friends.

Until one day when Camille sets the family home on fire.

Doctors diagnose her with bipolar disorder, bordering on schizophrenia, and predict that her condition will get worse over time. Devastated and desperate to rescue her from a possible life in an institution, Georges and their son Gary (Solan Machado-Graner) kidnap her and head for the Spanish border… but Camille soon has another crisis. It’s at times funny, very moving and there are sterling performances from all.

Director: Régis Roinsard
Starring: Romain Duris, Virginie Efira

For more France Today film reviews, click here.

From France Today magazine

Lead photo credit : En Attendant Bojangles © Roger Arpajou, Curiosa Film

Share to:  Facebook  Twitter   LinkedIn   Email

More in film review, French cinema, Régis Roinsard, Romain Duris, Virginie Efira

Previous Article 10 Reasons to Visit Caen La Mer in Normandy
Next Article Top Hotels and Restaurants in Gascony

Related Articles

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *