BLUE (Krzysztof Kieślowski, 1993)

With her trademark wan smile through suggestions of enormous suffering, Juliette Binoche (best actress, Venice, César) is wonderful as Julie Vignon de Courcy in the launch of Krzysztof Kieślowski’s Trois Tricouleurs trilogy, Bleu. (Each film visually spins off a color of the French national flag; Poland’s Kieślowski had moved to France.) Julie loses both Patrice, […]