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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Marie Bos
Charlotte Eugène Guibeaud
Cassandra Forêt
Directors
Bruno Forzani
Hélène Cattet
Screenwriters
Hélène Cattet
Bruno Forzani
Running Time
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Amer
Unsettling homage to Argento


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Amer

Plot
Played over three vignetters, Amer - or 'bitterness' in Italian - follows the sexual development of French woman Ana from her oppressive teenage years to womanhood on the French Riviera.


Verdict
Not for everyone, but fans of Dario Argento will find plenty to like about this otherworldly study of sex and sensuality.


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