UN­DER THE RAIN­BOW/ AU BOUT DU CONTE

The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - FILM -

Di­rected by Agnes Jaoui. Star­ring Agathe Bonitzer, Arthur Dupont

15A cert, IFI, Dublin, 112 min Be warned. We are is­su­ing a toplevel quirk alert. This is not a drill.

The lat­est ho-hum French com­edy from Agnes Jaoui and Jean-Pierre Bacri does not leave the viewer in any doubt as to its in­tent. We ac­tu­ally be­gin with a fan­tas­tic dream se­quence, and el­e­ments of the un­real creep in through­out the film’s un­wieldy 112 min­utes.

Un­der the Rain­bow tells us the story of Laura (Agathe Bonitzer), young and un­touched, and San­dro (Arthur Dupont), a hope­ful com­poser. They de­cide to get mar­ried, but

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