Housewarming (Travaux)
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Housewarming (Travaux)
In Housewarming (the original title of which translates as Remodeling: You Know When It Starts...), Carole Bouquet stars as Chantal Letellier, a wealthy, powerful, and happily divorced Paris attorney who devotes a lot of her time to helping the city's poorly treated immigrants. Chantal literally dances her way through the courtroom, winning over the judges with ease. Her busy life seems to be going swimmingly until she decides to remodel her massive apartment. She hires a brilliant but mercurial former client from Colombia, Eduardo (Marcial Di Fonzo Bo), as her architect. He and his… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Actress-turned-director Rouan (Post Coitum) adroitly keeps the frenetic pace aloft while working in some serious-minded social commentary without skipping a beat."
‑ Michael Rechtshaffen, Hollywood Reporter
"Unlike the workers portrayed in the film, the filmmakers involved knew exactly what they were constructing; a solid yet light trifle."
‑ Boyd van Hoeij, european-films.net
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