Jonah Who Will be 25 in the Year 2000
Jonah Who Will be 25 in the Year 2000 (1976)

The revolutionary upheaval of 1968 rocked Europe, and led to many changes. For a while, it was possible to think that the radical idealism of the youth protests would finally take form in the world. In this film, eight people in their late… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 23, 1992
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Geoff Andrew
Time Out

It's a heady experience following their agile ruminations on time, language and perception, deftly superimposed on a film that pleases visually and formally.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

An exhilarating film with characters that are filled with life and who refuse to become trapped in endless dreams that can never come true.

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Vincent Canby
New York Times

The performances are so thoroughly integrated with the material that I'm not sure where performances begin and the work of the director and the writers leaves off. The entire cast is splendid.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A totally believable and entertaining Swiss film about politics

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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

Funny, moving, and instructive, Jonah is that rare thing: a political film that speaks to the heart as well as the mind.

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Film4

A funny and warm polemical comedy that celebrates the political and social values of the Paris demonstrations of May 1968.

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