Joan of Arc (Jeanne) Reviews

July 15, 2019
Jeanne is the wiser, raspier relative to the spry and turbulent Jeannette...Dumont teaches us how to experience this quite verbose film: attendant to song, glances, visual patterns, and the animated body above all else.
June 13, 2019
Actors were chosen more for their faces than for their acting skills, and humor is an exercise based on frustration. [Full Review in Spanish]
May 28, 2019
Jeanne winds up generating a smaller impact and fascination than the first turn, but remains a radical cinema that can be enjoyed and celebrated. [Full Review in Spanish]
May 22, 2019
A beautiful work. [Full review in Spanish]
May 22, 2019
[Director Bruno] Dumont emphasizes the theatricality, the strength of the dialogues but also the poetry of the verses, to the point of transforming the confessions into songs. [Full review in Spanish]
May 18, 2019
The cinematography is often strikingly beautiful still frames or slow zooms on Prudhomme's face, her visage both captivating and confrontational.
May 18, 2019
Even with a subject as eternally popular as Joan, it's hard to imagine the film making waves with a mainstream audience or bringing new revelations to Dumont's long-term followers.