'Duelles': the actresses do their level best

Onze score

In Olivier Masset-Depasse’s Duelles, a stylized melodrama that gradually morphs into a Hitchcockian thriller, two of this country’s best actresses stand toe to toe.

Anne Coesens and Veerle Baetens play perfectionistic housewives and neighbours who are best friends until a tragic accident spoils their relationship and a psychological war becomes ever more bitter. Duelles looks glamorous and the actresses do their level best, but they are let down by the narrative arc and the mediocre script.

Fijn dat je wil reageren. Wie reageert, gaat akkoord met onze huisregels. Hoe reageren via Disqus? Een woordje uitleg.



Meer nieuws uit Brussel

Brussels in your mailbox?