Sauvage (2018) - Rotten Tomatoes


Sauvage (2018)




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Leo is 22 and sells his body on the street for a bit of cash. The men come and go, and he stays right here... longing for love. He doesn't know what the future will bring. He hits the road. His heart is pounding.


Critic Reviews for Sauvage

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (2)

It's a film that scrutinizes male bodies - whether lithely tattooed or creased like crepe paper - with an attentive but uncritical eye.

May 14, 2018 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Raw, uncompromising and yet strangely romantic.

May 10, 2018 | Full Review…

This passionate debut from Camille Vidal-Naquet boldly challenges our perceptions of male sex workers.

August 24, 2018 | Full Review…

No one will fall asleep during the sex scenes, but as much as the film realistically acts out the tricks of the trade, Léo remains an idea, a blank slate.

August 19, 2018 | Full Review…

A film that, in its derivative narrative, never does justice to its notable character and protagonist... [Full review in Spanish]

May 14, 2018 | Full Review…

Sauvage's complex representation of love - from the ephemeral connections with sexual partners, to intense romantic passion - is less conspicuous than its frank portrayal of sex work and gay sexuality, but it is just as nuanced.

May 13, 2018 | Full Review…

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