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Irene

Focus on European cinema
[documentary]
Directed by Alain Cavalier

French director Alain Cavalier revisits his life with long-dead Irène, the wife who died in a car crash thirty-five years ago. To use the French qualifier for extreme self-centeredness, this is the “nombrilist” or belly button-focused “docu par excellence.” Cavalier, a thorough craftsman of much promise in the sixties and author of a number of good films uses voice-over, objects around the ... more >