“Where were you born?”
“That’s a place to be born, history was made there. Are you in love with anybody? No, no don’t answer that.”
“I could love a man like you, Peter.”
« Je me souviens de Farrebique. »
« Les films de Rouquier sont la continuelle illustration d’une phrase écrite naguère par Claude Chabrol : … plus un sujet est petit, plus on peut le traiter avec grandeur. »
“This is the only thing I’ve ever seen where the picture started and three minutes later I was dissolved in tears, and I cried for two hours plus after that. That was the opening sequence in The Best Years of Our Lives.
“Utamaro and His Five Woman opens to a languid tracking shot of a formal procession of men and women performing a near static, ceremonial dance.