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7.0
/10
2,106 Ratings

5x2

Directed by François Ozon
France, 2004
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

As young French couple Gilles and Marion officially separate, we see, in reverse order, five milestone moments in their relationship: their divorce, a tense dinner with friends, the birth of their child, their joyous wedding and their first encounter.

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5x2 Directed by François Ozon
It amply displays the director’s talents for deftly chronicling the slow but steady accumulations of humiliations, betrayals, and abandonment that tear two people who once loved each other apart.
June 10, 2005
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Habitually concerned with the perils of coupledom, the director here launches a comprehensive assault on the traditional heterosexual model of family and marriage.
June 07, 2005
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When Ozon is firing on all pistons, he has a remarkable talent for hitting all the right emotions exactly when they need to be, for making every second count as both a visual exchange between characters as well as between the viewer and image.
June 30, 2005
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