BLAME IT ON FIDEL! (Julie Gavras, 2006)

Adapted from an Italian novel, Domitilla Calamai’s Tutta colpa di Fidel, Julie Gavras’s La faute à Fidel! manages somehow to be both raucous and exquisite. Its nine-year-old protagonist, Anna de la Mesa, finds her emotional latitude and longitude upset when her parents, a Parisian journalist and a Spanish-born lawyer, shift their politics to the Left, […]