AroView: Confident, multi-layered English-language drama for French director Olivier Assayas and star Juliette Binoche, who plays a veteran actress facing an uncomfortable reflection of herself when she agrees to take part in a revival of the play that launched her career 20 years earlier.
Departing to the Swiss Alps to rehearse with her dedicated assistant (Kristen Stewart in an award-winning star turn), she begins to see life reflecting art and finds herself drawn into an inexorable web of doubt and fear. A a gripping psychological drama and an astute exploration of the acting profession.
“The typically great Binoche conveys a tantalizing mixture of confidence and unease as she considers her glamorous past and undetermined future. ” ~ Eric Kohn, Indiewire.