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The Children Act

Richard Eyre

Eng
Grof-taalgebruik
Leeftijd-9
zo 11 nov 2018 10:40 tot 12:35  |  Cinema zaal 2


Fiona Maye is an eminent High Court judge in London presiding with wisdom and compassion over ethically complex cases of family law. But she has paid a heavy personal price for her workload, and her marriage to American professor Jack is at breaking-point.

In this moment of personal crisis, Fiona is asked to rule on the case of Adam, a brilliant boy who is refusing the blood transfusion which will save his life. Adam is three months from his 18th birthday and still legally a child. Should Fiona force him to live?

director: Richard Eyre / drama / cast: Emma Thompson, Fionn Whitehead, Stanley Tucci / United Kingdom 2017, 105 min. /  English spoken / Dutch subtitled 

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zo 18 nov 2018 10:30 tot 12:25  |  Cinema zaal 1
ma 19 nov 2018 19:00 tot 20:55  |  Cinema zaal 2

Recensies

Volkskrant

- >4,0 sterren
"Thompson zet een afgewogen, intelligente rol neer, subtiel en verpletterend tegelijk."

NRC

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"Echt de film van Emma Thompson."

VPRO Cinema

- >3,0 sterren
"Een prachtige hoofdrol van Thompson."

Telegraaf

- >3,0 sterren
"Emma Thompson lijkt in de wieg gelegd voor de gelaagde rol van rechter Maye."

Parool

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"Alles klopt in de door Richard Eyre geregisseerde film."

De Filmkrant

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"Dit morele dilemma pakt interessant uit in de solide regie van oudgediende Richard Eyre."

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