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La maman et la putain

Jean Eustache France, 1973

Kamran's rating of the film The Mother and the Whore

An incredible monologue performed by Francoise Lebrun rolls out this protracted observation of man's, woman's, and love's pluralities of forms. Love all the cinema references, especially Alexandre's love for a 'girl in a Bresson film' (aka Gilberte--Four Night of a Dreamer). Undeniably sincere and uncompromisingly candid. 98/100 - Masterful.