The Aviator's Wife (La femme de l'aviateur)
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The Aviator's Wife (La femme de l'aviateur)
Franois, a young student working nights as a postman, is in love with a slightly older woman, Anne. One day, he sees Anne's former lover, a pilot named Christian, leaving Anne's apartment in the morning. Despite Anne's explanation that Christian is now married to another woman and simply dropped by to talk, Franois becomes jealous. He starts spying on Christian in order to find out if his rival secretly sees Anne. Though Franois sees Christian meeting a different woman, he keeps following the pair. His pursuit leads him to a park where he meets up with a vivacious teenage girl… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It also contains a wonderful, quiet wit, and a view of its characters that could be called affectionate anthropology,"
‑ Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"The Aviator's Wife is a delightful study of self-absorbed individuals enslaved to their own misreadings of events."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"This pragmatism doesn't necessarily foster clarity, however. If anything, it makes the material seem thin."
‑ Janet Maslin, New York Times
"A perfect film."
‑ Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader
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