De voorbijrijdende metro- en treinstellen symboliseren in 35 rhums even zoveel levens die passeren. Bij vier van hen stapt regisseur Denis binnen, niet opdringerig, maar met tact, waarbij ze net even die elementen naar bovenhaalt die de mensen bezighouden. Denis houdt zelf een zekere afstand, haar observaties zijn nuchter, zelfs een beetje abstract, op het documentaire af. Maar net dat verplicht d
35 rhums / written and dir. by Claire Denis
Claire Denis
Alex Descas Mati Diop 1982- Grégoire Colin
Cinéart, 2008
1 dvd-video
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95 min.
Frans gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
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About Claire Denis

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Claire Denis (French: [dəni]; born 21 April 1946) is a French film director and writer. Her feature film Beau Travail (1999) has been called one of the greatest films of the 1990s. Other acclaimed works include Trouble Every Day (2001), 35 Shots of Rum (2008), and White Material (2009).

Her work has dealt with themes of colonial and post-colonial West Africa, as well as issues in modern France, and continues to influence European cinematic identity.

Early life

Denis was born in Paris, but raised in colonial French Africa, where her father was a civil servant, living in Burkina Faso, Cameroon, French Somaliland, and Senegal. Her childhood spent living in West Africa with her parents and her younger sister colored her perspective on certain political issues. It has been a …Read more on Wikipedia