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Aimée & Jaguar Reviews

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Emanuel Levy

A well acted, sensual tale of lesbian romance set against the tumultuous setting of WWII and the Holocaust.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: B

August 2, 2011
Andrew L. Urban
Urban Cinefile

It's a breathtakingly beautiful film, never mawkish, never less than vibrantly real and never more affecting than when it explores the nature of a love that 'dare not speak its name', not in Nazi Germany

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

April 10, 2010
Louise Keller
Urban Cinefile

Startlingly poignant, Aimée and Jaguar is a story about dreams. If you have ever dreamed, don't miss it.

Full Review Source: Urban Cinefile

April 10, 2010
Cole Smithey

Powerful and touching. Good touching.

| Original Score: 4/5

August 14, 2007
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

A história (real) é interessante, mas o roteiro e a direção são enfadonhos. Grandes atuações em um filme que não causa impacto, apenas sono.

| Original Score: 2/5

July 25, 2003
Harry Guerin
RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland)

Theatre director Max Färberböck could hardly have picked a more intense and heartbreaking story for his cinema debut.

Full Review Source: RTE Interactive (Dublin, Ireland) | Original Score: 3/5

January 23, 2003
Merle Bertrand
Film Threat

An enchanting and provocative love story.

Full Review Source: Film Threat | Original Score: 3.5/5

December 8, 2002
Niki Patton
Martha's Vineyard Times (Massachusetts)

...a rich melange of tumultous and sensual events. The story, acting, direction, set design and costuming fluidly combine to give a passionate portrait of living and loving on the edge of despair in a place and time where there was no tomorrow.

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November 30, 2002
Ella Taylor
L.A. Weekly
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A sophisticated and beautiful feature debut from German television director Max Färberböck.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

October 2, 2002
Francesca Dinglasan
Boxoffice Magazine

While at times a bit too slow, especially during a handful of love scenes that verge on being gratuitous, the strength of the two lead actresses as desperate, devoted lovers is enough to engage audiences throughout the entire pic.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

June 5, 2002
Paula Nechak
Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Certainly this is great dramatic fodder, and first-time feature film director Max Farberbock has given a terrific visual style, resonance, sense of hope and power to the material.

Full Review Source: Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Original Score: B+

April 3, 2002
Jane Sumner
Dallas Morning News
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A vivid slice of life -- and love -- during the 1944 Allied bombardment of Berlin.

Full Review Source: Dallas Morning News | Original Score: B-

February 14, 2002
Christopher Null

Based on a true story, though that doesn't really make it all that compelling.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2.5/5

October 16, 2001
Rachel DeThample

Watching Aimee and Jaguar is like having your eyes anxiously affixed on a cracked mirror on the wall, delicately held together, yet on the brink of violently shattering to the ground.

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August 9, 2001
Charles Taylor
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The film ... isn't up to the complexities the story raises, but it's a consistently engrossing piece of work.

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August 9, 2001
David Wood

Rewarding viewing, evocatively re-creating a narrative milieu and war-time Berlin rarely seen on screen.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 3/5

July 3, 2001
Patrick Peters
Empire Magazine

With a solid support cast, this is always an engaging and moving drama.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine

May 3, 2001
Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times
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This is more than a same-sex success, it's a most affecting, most sensual on-screen love affair, period.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

February 14, 2001
Liz Braun
Jam! Movies

In the midst of all the chaos of war, how people chose to live and how they survived emotionally is conveyed well and without the usual cliches.

Full Review Source: Jam! Movies

February 14, 2001
Jon Popick
Planet Sick-Boy

Färberböck does a great job at capturing Lilly's first nervous foray into lesbianism, as well as Felice's cautiousness at becoming involved in a potentially dangerous relationship.

January 1, 2000
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