Isabelle Huppert

The Elle Word

No Spoilers In a week where a judge who asked a woman in a rape trial why she couldn’t just keep her knees together has resigned from the Federal Court of Canada, and in a time when America has a president who routinely degrades women for fun, it seems that ‘Elle’ could not be more […]

Re:View – ‘White Material’

Isabelle Huppert makes interesting choices.I don’t think I’ve ever completely disliked one of her films, although this, for Claire Denis, is fairly flawed. The project began life as a version of Doris Lessing’s ‘The Grass Is Singing’, but morphed into something else. The ends of regimes are fascinating, terrifying times. Maria (Huppert) runs a coffee […]