35 Shots of Rum (35 Rhums)

35 Shots of Rum (35 Rhums)
  • 2008
  • France / Germany
  • 1h 40min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Claire Denis
  • Written by: Claire Denis
  • Cast: Mati Diop, Alex Descas, Grégoire Colin, Nicole Dogue
  • Language: French, German

Accessible, tender and warm-hearted film centring on a delicate but loving bond between a father and a daughter. Although Denis' newest film is less opaque than previous efforts, it is no less complex, and proffers a complex investigation of the negotiation between 'self' and 'other' and the difficulties of forming and sustaining any human relationship.

Read review

Performance times

This film is not currently showing in cinemas.

35 Rhums

Reviews & features

35 Shots of Rum (35 Rhums)

9 Jul 20094 stars

Claire Denis’ latest venture is a far more intimate affair than 2004’s sprawling and elliptical The Intruder and a fine addition to the director’s challenging and protean body of work. Centring on the delicate but loving bond between a father and his…

Edinburgh International Film Festival highlights

25 Jun 2009

The Girlfriend Experience Steven Soderbergh’s dark and fascinating study of working girls and their credit-crunched clients. American adult film industry star Sasha Gray features. Cineworld, Wed 24 Jun, 9.30pm & Sat 27 Jun, 8.45pm. 35 Shots of Rum…

Tell us more about this listing.