Camille Claudel, 1915
Camille Claudel, 1915 (2013)

Juliette Binoche gives a mesmerizing performance as the brilliant sculptress, protégé of Auguste Rodin (and later his mistress), and sister of the Christian/mystic poet Paul Claudel - who, by 1915, was confined to a remote, church-run… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: October 16, 2013
DVD Release Date: March 24, 2014
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Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Camille Claudel, 1915 isn't an easy watch, but Juliette Binoche's excellent performance makes it worth the effort.

Geoff Andrew
Time Out

Juliette Binoche gives a wonderful performance as Camille, conveying the intelligence, anxiety, anger and isolation of an artist abandoned by her family.

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Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
AV Club

Whatever nuance the movie has, it owes to Binoche's performance; despite the material and visual context, she's able to convey a sense of contradiction and inner life.

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Michael Sicinski
Cinema Scope

Camille Claudel 1915 is the first Dumont film I would truly consider boring. Everything it works so hard to convince us of, we have heard so many times before.

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Ann Hornaday
Washington Post

Despite its austere beauty, elegant triptych-like structure and faultlessly disciplined performances, "Camille Claudel 1915" still raises more questions than it answers ...

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Sheila O'Malley

By the end, you are left with a feeling of helplessness, rage, and a kind of abstracted bafflement. How did this happen?

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Rich Cline

With a stripped-down, bare-faced performance, Juliette Binoche is utterly wonderful in this tense French drama.

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Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post

Juliette Binoche, as Claudel, is occasionally touching, but as soon as interest flares, the movie suffocates it via endless takes of her suffering through daily chores.

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Michael Atkinson
Village Voice

One of the year's thorniest releases.

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Mark Kermode
Observer (UK)

A powerhouse performance by Juliette Binoche provides the beating, tortured heart of this finely wrought and very affecting film about the later life of sculptor Camille Claudel.

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Walter M.
"Camille Claudel 1915" has a couple of great things going for it, like an excellent performance from Juliette Binoche in the title role of a woman who… More