Dir. Ira Sachs
2023, France, 91 min
French and English with English subtitles
A gay couple’s marriage is thrown into crisis when one of them begins a passionate affair with a younger woman. By director Ira Sachs (Love is Strange), Passages is a fresh, honest and brutally funny take on messy, modern relationships and stars Franz Rogowski (Great Freedom), Ben Whishaw (Women Talking) and Adèle Exarchopoulos (Blue Is the Warmest Colour).
“It’s sexy, sad and so very French” – Stephen A. Russell, Time Out
“It’s an extremely European film from the American director Ira Sachs, full of homages to classics of European cinema, and a portrait of a rascal and the helplessness of the human heart.” – Alissa Wilkinson, Vox