12th April 2001
These Foolish Things
Director: Bertrand Tavernier
Run Time: 105 minutes, Certificate: ,
Dirk Bogarde's final leading role was as an ex-pat Englishman in this poignant drama, set in the Cote d'Azur villa occupied by him and his distant French wife. Stuck down by a serious illness, his estranged daughter (Jane Birkin) visits, provoking recollections, recriminations and ultimately, reconciliation.
Average score 7.12