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A film by Claire Denis

France / 2009 / 100 minutes / 1.85:1
French with English Subtitles / Not Rated


    Widely hailed as one of the best films of 2009, the latest from the renowned director of Beau Travail, Claire Denis' sublime 35 Shots of Rum is the moving story of a father and daughter whose close-knit, tender relationship is disrupted by a handsome young suitor. Sumptuously filmed and featuring an evocative score by Tindersticks, 35 Shots of Rum casts a lovely spell unlike any other movie you've seen.

    Special Features

    · Transfer from HD source
    · Interview with Claire Denis by Jonathan Romney (20 minutes)
    · Claire Denis in conversation with Judith Mayne at the Wexner Center for the Arts (2004, 70 minutes)
    · Production Stills Gallery
    · Official Theatrical Trailer
    · "Close to Ozu," an essay by Rob White, Editor of Film Quarterly

    Film Reviews

    The Best Film of the Year
    - Wesley Morris, The Boston Globe
    - Amy Taubin, Artforum
    - David Fear, Time Out NY
    - Scott Tobias, The Onion AV Club
    - Mark Asch, The L Magazine
    - Slant Magazine

    One of the Ten Best Films of the Year
    - Stephen Holden, The New York Times
    - Andrew O'Hehir, Salon.com
    - Steven Rea, Philadelphia Inquirer
    - Ty Burr, Boston Globe
    - MSN Movies
    - Film Comment (critics poll)
    - Village Voice (critics poll)
    - Indiewire (critics poll)
    and many more!

    "A masterpiece. Seductive and beautiful."
    Armond White, NY Press

    "A quietly blissful romance. See 35 Shots of Rum to remind yourself what movies are about."
    Ty Burr, Boston Globe

    "Dazzling and affecting. Don't miss this one."
    Ann Hornaday, Washington Post

    "A warm, embracing work, with a flowing lyricism and a delicate poignancy."
    Kevin Thomas, LA Times

    "A quiet and lovely new film...extraordinary thematic richness...Achieves a rare eloquence... exquisite and expressive cinematography." critic's pick!
    A.O. Scott, The New York Times

    "Four stars! 35 Shots of Rum is nothing less than exquisite."
    Steven Rae, Philadelphia Inquirer