Film

play

Both Sides of the Blade

Dir: Claire Denis
Cast: Juliette Binoche, Vincent Lindon, Grégoire Colin
116mins   2022   France   TBC   French    Subtitled    F-Rated

Sara, a radio presenter, returns home to Paris after a vacation with her husband, Jean, a professional rugby player. Back in the city, she catches a glimpse of her former boyfriend François, prompting her to remember their past together.

François, formerly a close friend of Jean's, is starting a sports agency and asks Jean to work with him. The reemergence of François in their lives creates tension between Sara and Jean, threatening the relationship they have built over the last decade.