Le Pont du Nord Reviews

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Sean Axmaker
Parallax View
March 14, 2015
The scenes... have a playful, meandering quality held together by Rivette's dashes of humor and visual punning and the bond created between the two women.
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Ty Burr
Boston Globe
August 8, 2013
The whole movie seems made of rebar.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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Richard Brody
New Yorker
March 25, 2013
In Rivette's rhapsodically probing view, the labyrinthine city of recondite romanticism and the bloody ideals of revolutionary heroism appear fated to vanish together ...
David Noh
Film Journal International
March 22, 2013
The very slight charms of this picaresque, quite extended two-character stroll through Paris may well elude all but the most committed Jacques Rivette devotees.
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Keith Uhlich
Time Out
March 19, 2013
Modern life is the gauntlet run by these characters, though the film's bizarre, fascinatingly bitter finale ponders whether survival (and assimilation) is preferable to leaving it all behind.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
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Scott Foundas
Village Voice
March 19, 2013
It seems more obvious than ever how much Rivette has influenced a subsequent generation of filmmakers-Spike Jonze, Charlie Kaufman, Michel Gondry-and expanded our sense of the possible.
Keith Uhlich
Slant Magazine
March 16, 2013
A stimulating document of a city in flux.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
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