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Thirteen-year-old Ava is on vacation beside the ocean when she learns that she will lose her sight earlier than predicted. Her mother decides to behave as though nothing has changed so that they can spend the loveliest summer of their lives. Ava deals with the problem in her own way. She steals a large black dog that belongs to a young man on the run.

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The ending is left deliberately, unsatisfyingly ambiguous, but whatever her fate may be, in or out of the system, it doesn't matter that much to the viewer.

Sep 25, 2017 | Full Review…

Right up to the slightly unsatisfying ending, "Ava" is both a complex character portrait and a heartsore farewell to the ephemeral images that will be among the last she sees.

May 20, 2017 | Full Review…
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Ava is as stirring as it is macabre.

Feb 22, 2019 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

It's hazy, it's hypnotic, it's unruly, it's unpredictable and yet it's grounded in reality and it has fantastic performances from Noee Abita and Laure Calamy. If you like coming-of-age stories with an experimental approach, Ava is your best bet.

Jan 17, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Noée Abita is electrifying as Ava.

Nov 8, 2018 | Full Review…

Ava is an original coming-of-age story that takes off in unexpected directions and finds a resolution in a way that is both breathtakingly out of time and yet also too fragile to last - a memorable film.

Oct 17, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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