The Sower (Le semeur) (2017) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Sower (Le semeur)2017

The Sower (Le semeur) (2017)




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1852: The army of Louis Napoleon Bonaparte crushes the resistance of the Republicans. In her mountain village, Violette attends the raid of all men. After months spent in total isolation, Violette and the other girls take an oath: if a man comes, he will be the one of all ...


Margot Abascal
as Philomène
Mama Prassinos
as Elisabeth
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Critic Reviews for The Sower (Le semeur)

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (1)

A finely etched miniature of quietly cumulative emotional impact.

October 3, 2017 | Full Review…

There's an effective sobriety in the authenticity of the emotional resolve of the characters. [Full Review in Spanish]

May 18, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

With the metaphor of sowing always present, the French director brings reflection and restraint, and leaves open the possible parallels with a present where feminism in struggle has arrived to stay. [Full Review in Spanish]

May 16, 2018 | Full Review…

A dazzling and vindicating debut. [Full review in Spanish]

May 7, 2018 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

A brilliant interpretation. [Full Review in Spanish]

April 16, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

The "Me, too" movement takes on an entirely different color when the shoe is on the other foot.

March 15, 2018 | Rating: 7/10 | Full Review…

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