Emporte-moi (Set Me Free) Reviews

January 29, 2020
Tinctured with a feminist perspective, Set Me Free tends to see the world as a series of shiny traps set for young girls, a difficult path to adulthood made worse without a capable female role model.
August 1, 2005
June 15, 2002
Top Critic
March 19, 2002
March 13, 2002
Director Lea Pool has fashioned an engaging film about one girl's coming of age.
July 3, 2001
February 14, 2001
The most remarkable quality about it is that the movie actually has a subject.
January 1, 2000
The performances in Set Me Free are all gentle, lovely creations that are of a piece with the film's humanistic touch.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
Well-made but old hat.
January 1, 2000
Tells its story so effectively through pictures it's barely necessary to read the subtitles.
January 1, 2000
A disarming, recognizable slice of life.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
In some of its details, it resembles Francois Truffaut's The 400 Blows.
January 1, 2000