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Orpheline full movie is released on Mar 29, 2017. Watch Orpheline online - the French Drama movie from France , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $365,257. Orpheline is directed by Arnaud des Pallières and created by Christelle Berthevas with Adèle Haenel and Adèle Exarchopoulos.

Four different instances in the life of the same woman, as this is divided into four significant periods of her existence: childhood, puberty, adolescence, and adulthood, all representing fragments and diverse aspects of her being as its central focal point. Emotionally damaged, Renée is a caring schoolteacher committed to the education of underprivileged youth, trying to get pregnant with her boyfriend in an attempt to straighten out her life. However, her past catches up to her in the shape of Tara, a self-destructive, addicted gambler who has some unfinished business with her which dates back some seven years. Stepping back in time we find careless, fresh 20-something Sandra, whom elderly professional gambler Lev introduces to the world of horse racing and gives her a job at the racetrack as a "mule"--carrying bet money to the cashiers. Further back in time, Karine is an early-developed, audacious 13-year-old who engages in a constant merry-go-round of superficial relationships, always on the run from her brutal father, craving the attention she has never received. Ultimately, we see Kiki, a little girl from the province, whose innocent game of hide-and-seek quickly turns into a disaster. In the end, as we examine this fractured portrait of interconnected parallel lives, we can finally reach the very soul of a fearless woman, a complex individual who is determined to achieve freedom.

As know as:

Se tesseris chronous, Rostros de una mujer, Orfana, Našlaitė, Orphan

Release Date (Streaming):

Mar 13, 2020

Countries:

France

Language:

French, English, Romanian, Italian

Production Companies:

Les Films Hatari, Les Films d'Ici, Arte France Cinéma

Official Site:

Le Pacte (France)

Gross worldwide:

$365,257

Reviews

Jonathan Romney
Screen International
Audiences may feel that ultimately they're getting less than promised - and certainly less resolution than even the most ardent fans of art-house open-endedness might hope for.
by rottentomatoes, Sep 21, 2016
Pamela Pianezza
Variety
"Orphan" turns out to be des Pallires' most accessible film for general audiences, who should be seduced by his appealing cast: Gemma Arterton and Sergi Lpez are also part of the game.
by rottentomatoes, Sep 12, 2016
Boyd van Hoeij
Hollywood Reporter
Four women never become one.
by rottentomatoes, Sep 09, 2016

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