UNDER THE RAINBOW/ AU BOUT DU CONTE
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