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Joan the Pope

La Papesse Jeanne

Directed by Jean Breschand
France, 2016


Somewhere in Europe in the IXth century, the destiny of Joan is being played out: that of a naive and gentle young woman. After her father’s death, she begins to work as a copyist in a monastery where she becomes attached and soon falls in love with a cheerful monk named Fromentin.

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Joan the Pope Directed by Jean Breschand

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  • Pipim's rating of the film Joan the Pope

    Un peu déçu, la bande-annonce est très concentrée, et cette phrase: "il y a un abîme entre les choses et les mots" est vraiment superbe. Le film manque cruellement d'incarnation. Certains choix formels desservent le film, le traitement numérique et les cadrages très formels, la mise en scène est plan-plan. Certains paysages sont magnifiques et les plans sur les animaux sont tous réussis, hormis le diaporama de la fin

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