For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.

Eric Rohmer R.I.P. (1920-2010)

by Paul Johnson
Eric Rohmer R.I.P. (1920-2010) by Paul Johnson

The Checkov of cinema died on 11 January 2010. One of the founding members of the French New Wave, Eric Rohmer’s films were unusually literate parables of chance, love, and moral choice. Below I’ve listed my ten favorite films of his among those I’ve seen.