Donne-moi la main (Give Me Your Hand) (2009) - Rotten Tomatoes

Donne-moi la main (Give Me Your Hand) (2009)




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A pair of twins hitchhiking to their mother's funeral in Spain find their innocent journey taking an unexpectedly ominous turn as feelings of loathing, rivalry, and intimacy boil to the surface in director Pascal-Alex Vincent's melancholy drama.

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Katrin Sass
as La Femme du Train
Fernando Ramallo
as Le Jeune Espagnol
Anaïs Demoustier
as Clémentine
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Critic Reviews for Donne-moi la main (Give Me Your Hand)

All Critics (10) | Top Critics (3)

The Carrils are so inexpressive and the script so sketchy that we never have much of a stake in figuring it out.

September 11, 2009 | Rating: 2.5/5 | Full Review…
New York Times
Top Critic

What's refreshing about Pascal-Alex Vincent's dramatically thin but richly atmospheric feature debut is that it recognizes the essential truth of the conceit: all seminal voyages are journeys of heightened awareness, as visceral as they are emotional.

September 9, 2009 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
Time Out
Top Critic

It's usually a dangerous sign when a director casting about for an idea gets fascinated by twins.

September 8, 2009 | Full Review…
Village Voice
Top Critic

When the French are pretentious, the word gets a whole new meaning.

April 22, 2010 | Rating: 1/5
London Evening Standard

With its meandering, unfocussed narrative, this sometimes feels more like beautiful moving wallpaper than an actual film. But even without much plot, it's a fascinating exploration of identity.

April 22, 2010 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…
Shadows on the Wall

An award-winner for his short films, Vincent makes the stretch to feature length comfortably enough, even if his meditation on the limits of brotherly love does allow its imagery of wild European landscapes to do more of the talking...

April 22, 2010 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
Total Film

Audience Reviews for Donne-moi la main (Give Me Your Hand)

Disjointed story of that doesn't make a lot of sense or seems to have much of a point.

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