Seasons (Les saisons) Reviews

January 26, 2017
"Seasons" paints a beautiful picture and then takes a somewhat obvious hammer to it, leaving its upbeat afterthought somewhat stranded.
December 2, 2016
There are numerous thrilling sights to behold.
December 1, 2016
Jacques Perrin's stunning nature film teems with life and death, working its way from the end of the Ice Age to the present and from the bottom of the food chain to the top.
December 1, 2016
Perrin and Cluzaud let their camera do the talking, which is a wise decision - it speaks volumes.
December 1, 2016
At its best, "Seasons" shakes off its predecessors and captures the simple, grand ideas it's after purely visually.
November 24, 2016
"Planet Earth" might have made us tougher to impress, but "Seasons" has the advantage of its focus on a timeline, showing the gradual incursion of man into this earthly paradise.
November 24, 2016
Another testament to the breathtaking wonder of the natural world.
November 23, 2016
It's entrancing enough that, for most of the film, I wasn't worrying over what was staged and what wasn't.
November 22, 2016
Through gorgeous cinematography and understated musical cues, Perrin and Cluzaud find a note of serenity that's notably absent from YouTube cat videos.
November 22, 2016
Perrin and Cluzaud struggle to find a footing in their vast cinematic terrain. We never quite know why we are seeing a particular animal at any given point, and none of the creatures - or the humans, for that matter - has any impact on us.
November 18, 2016
This gorgeously cinematic docu ties said footage to a leaden all-purpose eco-consciousness message that nearly spoils the otherwise timeless experience.
November 18, 2016
The film's strong point is the unquestionable beauty of the imagery, filmed over a four-year period in the national parks and animal reserves of Poland, Romania, Norway, Holland and Scotland.