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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Sandrine Kiberlain
Bruno Todeschini
Clément Sibony
Directors
Yves Caumon
Screenwriters
Yves Caumon
Running Time
94 minutes

The Bird
May give you wings


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The Bird

Plot
Anne (Kiberlain) is a fortysomething kitchen hand who's nursing deep emotional wounds. A pigeon stuck in her attic gives her some gentle opportunity to reconnect with the world around her.


Verdict
Maudlin but moving, Yves Caumon's character study speaks softly but with wisdom. The one-time assistant to Agnes Varda clearly learnt a thing from his former boss.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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