Seeing and knowing

story and plot in 5x2

Dennis Bruining

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Abstract

The article analyzes the 2004 film "5x2," directed by François Ozon, which stars Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi and Stéphane Freiss. It describes Ozon's manipulation of temporality and focuses on how the film appropriates and experiments with narrative form. The film, which recounts a couple's doomed marriage in reverse, presents Ozon's representation of romantic incompatibility.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)48-53
Number of pages6
JournalScreen Education
Issue number94
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2019

Keywords

  • 5x2 (Film)
  • Ozon, Francois, 1967-
  • Bruni Tedeschi, Valeria, 1964-
  • Freiss, Stephane
  • marriage in motion pictures
  • romance in motion pictures

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    Bruining, D. (2019). Seeing and knowing: story and plot in 5x2. Screen Education, (94), 48-53.