• Violet (2017)


Release Date: May 12th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 22 min

Plot Summary

After witnessing the stabbing of a close friend, 15-year-old Jesse must face his family and friends from the BMX riders crew and explain his feelings about the incident.

Cast: Cesar De Sutter, Koen De Sutter, Mira Helmer, Brent Minne

Director: Bas Devos

Genres: Drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Glenn KennyRogerEbert.com

    For this viewer, the formal element and the narrative never quite cohered, and I wound up admiring the movie for its ambition while unsatisfied with its achievement. show more

  • 75
    Christopher GraySlant Magazine

    Devos's impressive debut bores into the mourning process and its piquant combination of emotional numbness and sensory vulnerability, rigorously avoiding finding an easy way out of this quagmire. show more

  • 90
    Boyd van HoeijThe Hollywood Reporter

    [An] evocative and atmospheric feature. show more

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