This Is Our Land (Chez nous) Reviews

May 29, 2018
The sad transformation of Pauline develops plausibly with the character constantly oscillating before a proud vanity for being chosen and a blind discomfort for the reactions around her decision.
May 3, 2018
Lucas Belvaux's film about a French town simmering in right-wing hate is a frightening sign of the times.
April 26, 2018
If current American movie audiences showed more of an appetite for this kind of reflective political drama, a stateside remake of this engrossing, disturbingly credible film would seem like a natural.
April 18, 2018
This Is Our Land may occasionally try to do too much, but I'd be lying if I said I didn't want someone to make an American version of this film and blast it into every multiplex in the country.
April 17, 2018
The drama is well-paced, and all of the actors are wonderful.
April 17, 2018
Belvaux has made a gutsy, discomfiting movie about going along to get along, and just how dangerous that impulse can ultimately be.
October 12, 2017
This Is Our Land is essential viewing for its damning critiques, even if it is too thematically overblown.
February 3, 2017
While too baldly calculated and on-message to rank with Belvaux's best, "Our Land" will see perhaps the strongest returns of his career given the topicality.