The Midwife
aka Sage femme
First screened in August 2017
Director: Martin Provost. Cast: Catherine Frot, Catherine Deneuve, Olivier Gourmet, Quentin Dolmaire, Pauline Parigot, Mylène Demongeot, Audrey Dana. Screenplay: Martin Provost.

Twitter Capsule: Doesn't go anywhere you aren't guessing early, but does a nice job articulating relationships while keeping them messy.

VOR:   A well-turned version of a kind of film France makes all the time—though it's always worth noting how the U.S. industry rarely does.

Photo © 2017 Music Box Films/Curiosa Films/
France 3 Cinéma/Versus Production

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B

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