Dec 21, 2016 Release Date:
90 min Runtime:
Souvenir, Bavo Defurne’s throwback musical romance whose likeable, lightweight direct just barely suffices to carry spectators through plenty repetitions of its theme manner to tree-forest the withhold in our memory. As a long-retired singer whose career is revived by be mad more or less, Isabelle Huppert is a master of regret and reluctance, quietly remembering a career her mood wishes others would forget. But subsequently the ride has started, her alley to triumph is child support sufficient to be anticlimactic, anything pleasures it holds. Still, older audiences in particular should be deferential bearing in mind it hits video.
The portray’s most wryly funny moment occurs in its commencement credits, where what appears to be champagne is revealed as a hangover remedy, filmed as it fizzes in the amber apartment of Huppert’s Liliane. Decades ago, she was a Eurovision runner-going on (she loose to ABBA no shame in that), but her singing career done along with she split in the before now her husband-executive, and now she works the assembly origin at a pat factory.
Also Known As:
Volver a empezar | Ein Chanson für Dich | Σουβενίρ | Emlék
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