The Snows of Kilimanjaro
The Snows of Kilimanjaro (2011)

Despite losing his job, Michel lives happily with Marie-Claire. They have been in love for more than thirty years ...Their children and grandchildren delight them... They have plenty of close friends...They are proud of their union and… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
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Geoff Andrew
Time Out

The film succeeds as an ethical enquiry and as populist, politically intelligent drama.

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Linda Barnard
Toronto Star

A memorable film to warm a winter heart.

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Philip French
Observer (UK)

Characteristically honest and affecting.

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Richard Brody
New Yorker

[A] richly textured and hearty yet fable-like view of domestic intimacy and social conflict.

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Hannah Brown
Jerusalem Post

While the central conflict that the film attempts to explore may not be that compelling, it's still an engaging film and works as a slice-of-life drama.

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Allan Hunter
Daily Express (UK)

Justice, decency and solidarity sometimes feel like old-fashioned virtues but they lie at the heart of The Snows Of Kilimanjaro.

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Kate Taylor
Globe and Mail

Like the characters themselves, the performances are highly sympathetic but the film remains a social debate in the great 19th-century tradition...

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Graham Young
Birmingham Post

Unusual, compelling and inspirational enough to moisten your eyes.

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David Jenkins
Little White Lies

Deeper than it first appears. And even playing a dullard, Darroussin dazzles.

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