Gervaise Reviews

July 10, 2018
Without ever making a big deal of it, Clment's film has a physical sparkle and a pervasive sensual undercurrent.
February 26, 2009
Grim period film of 19th century Paris that encompasses the human condition.
December 29, 2008
Maria Schell (sister of Maximillian) givs a touching performance in Rene Clement's screen version of Emile Zola's grim social-realist novel, which was nominated for an Oscar in 1956.