No critic, just a cinephile
“He chooses the memory of her. That’s why he turns. He doesn’t make the lover’s choice, but the poet’s.”
Besides the naturalistic symbolism, “Persona” shots and the “Orpheus And Eurydice” themed story, Sciamma does a magnificent job creating stunning decoupages which carry the story. The tangible atmosphere combined with the well-structured characters (that seem to be opposites) make the experience superb.
Marianne is the independent woman Héloïse wishes to be. And Héloïse is the subject Marianne falls in…