La journée de la jupe (Skirt Day)
La journée de la jupe (Skirt Day) (2009)

A troubled and emotionally fragile woman finds herself at the center of a firestorm, in this gut-wrenching psychological drama from France. Screen veteran Isabelle Adjani (Les Soeurs Brontë, Ishtar) stars as Sonia Bergerac, an instructor at… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 23, 2009
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Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald

Skirt Day, which has the feel of a mediocre stage play transplanted to the screen, grows duller and more preposterous as it unfolds, with Adjani's illogical antics becoming shriller and less sympathetic as the standoff stretches on.

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Anton Bitel
Eye for Film

a stark political satire, exposing all the divisions and frictions - social, sexual, racial, cultural and religious - of a modern multi-cultural France whose fragile sense of identity remains locked in a state of turbulent adolescence.

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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

Just what is writer-director Jean-Paul Lilienfeld's endgame?

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Chris Buckle
The Skinny

There is significant salvation in the form of a committed lead turn from Isabelle Adjani, which won her a record-breaking fifth Best Actress Cesar.

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