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REVIEW: "Two Days, One Night"

I have this insatiable appetite for watching great actors or actresses work. I mean we all appreciate good acting, but for me there is something special about losing myself in great performances – a type of overwhelming and unequivocal admiration which enhances any moviegoing experience I may have. 680 more words

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Two Days, One Night (Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne, 2014)

Continuing this week at the SIFF Uptown is the latest from neo-realist Belgian masters Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, Two Days, One Night, their first foray into movie-stardom thanks to an Oscar-nominated performance from Marion Cotillard (The Dardennes themselves have never been nominated for an Academy Award, though they have accomplished the rare feat of twice winning the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival). 290 more words

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Two Days or Bucharest (This Week's Movies)

Links to reviews I published this week in the Herald and Seattle Weekly.

Two Days, One Night. “Devastating.” (In case of Herald paywall, … 59 more words

Two Days, One Night, and ten movies to go...*

Marion Cotillard is the heart of the quiet Belgian film, Deux Jours, Une Nuit (Two Days, One Night), which refers to the amount of time her character Sandra has to convince her coworkers to forgo their bonuses in order to let her keep her job. 401 more words

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Deux Jours, Une Nuit [Two Days, One Night]- Film Review

Deux Jours, Une Nuit is a 2014 Belgian drama film directed by Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne. It is a realistic social drama witnessed through the eyes of a mother who tries to win back her job by desperately petitioning to her co-workers with the help of her husband. 385 more words

Movie review: Two Days, One Night gives praise for human spirit

Two Days, One Night
(Deux jours, une nuit)
Four stars out of five
Starring: Marion Cotillard, Fabrizio Rongione, Catherine Salée
Directed by: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne… 606 more words

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Two Days, One Night highlights power in minimalist filmmaking of Dardennes with Marion Cotillard

With their new film, Two Days, One Night, the sibling directors Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne have stayed true to their spare but powerful aesthetic, using handheld camera, extended scenes often featuring simple framing in two-shots and straight-forward, understated smash cuts to move the story along. 1,005 more words

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