Elles Poster

Release Date: April 27th, 2012

DVD Release Date: September 11th, 2012

NC-17|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
A journalist (Juliette Binoche) tries to balance the duties of marriage and motherhood while researching a piece on college women who work as prostitutes to pay their tuition.

Cast: Juliette Binoche, Anaïs Demoustier, Joanna Kulig, Louis-Do de Lencquesaing, Krystyna Janda, Andrzej Chyra, Ali Marhyar, François Civil

Director: Malgorzata Szumowska

Genres: Drama

Distributors: Kino Lorber

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Yet Elles has contemporary pertinence. As the Dominique Strauss-Kahn affair showed, feminism hasn't significantly mellowed France's macho culture. And sexual predation on young women from Eastern Europe remains a timely topic. show more

  • Elles is provocative company, but it leaves us feeling hustled. show more

  • Elles has a surprisingly deep performance in a disappointingly shallow movie. The performance, acute and brave, is by Juliette Binoche. show more

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