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The Broken Circle Breakdown

The Broken Circle Breakdown
  • 2012
  • Belgium
  • 109 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Felix Van Groeningen
  • Cast: Veerle Baetens, Johan Heldenbergh, Nell Cattrysse
  • Language: Flemish, English

Poetic, sometimes devastating tale of love and loss concerning Elise (Baetens), a tattoo artist, Didier (Heldenbergh), a musician, their romance, courtship and parenthood, all set to a soundtrack of Belgian bluegrass. Boldly cinematic, it's eccentric, exuberant and stirring.

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The Broken Circle Breakdown

16 Oct 20134 stars

Felix Van Groeningen's visual feast of a film shows all the colours of love

Like a kaleidoscope of human experience shifting from images of joy to those of sorrow, The Broken Circle Breakdown dazzles as it draws you in. It's a poetic, sometimes devastating tale of love and loss set to a soundtrack of Belgian bluegrass. On paper…

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