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The Screen Illusion

L'illusion comique

directed by Mathieu Amalric
France 2010
  • 88 min
21 Ratings


A father is looking for the son he hasn’t seen for years in this contemporary adaptation of the seventeenth-century play by Pierre Corneille. Acted vivaciously by performers from the Comédie Française, who recite their texts in alexandrines.