Sunday, October 17, 2010

A New Life (2002)

A New Life / La vie nouvelle (2002)

Genre: Drama
Director: Philippe Grandrieux
Starring: Zachary Knighton, Anna Mouglalis

Set in an unnamed war-torn Eastern European city, an American soldier on leave becomes obsessed with a prostitute in a sleazy club.


Philippe Grandrieux's (Sombre) second film La vie nouvelle explores the fragility of civilization with sparse dialog, an intense soundtrack, and lurid visuals.  Ultimately revealing a shocking, extreme, and bleak vision of human nature. 


razortek said...

some horror/trash movie? :D

Max Steel said...

nice writeup looks interesting

BLUERAD said...

Good selections, thanks for sharing!

Insurance Advice Guy said...

looks like such a dramatic movie

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