Asphalte (Macadam Stories) (2015) - Rotten Tomatoes

Asphalte (Macadam Stories) (2015)




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In a run down block of flats, improbable encounters bring laughter and compassion to the lives of residents.

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Critic Reviews for Asphalte (Macadam Stories)

All Critics (6)

... [Director Samuel] Benchetrit's kind and witty humor dwells in vignette-like frames that give an immediate perception of space and compartmentalize three different stories. [Full review in Spanish]

March 15, 2018 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

A simple., noble and direct film, although with little pulp inside. [Full Review in Spanish]

November 27, 2017 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Brilliantly uncomfortable performances. [Full Review in Spanish]

November 27, 2017 | Rating: 7/10 | Full Review…

In this film everyone shines because [Samuel Benchetrit] knows these characters up close. [Full Review in Spanish]

November 27, 2017 | Full Review…

We are facing a big film in its smallness, which gives priority to the eloquence of its dialogues (and its silences) and the charisma of its actors, above any visual flourishing. [Full review in Spanish]

March 14, 2017 | Full Review…

Samuel Benchetrit's film builds the mosaic of a proletarian French neighborhood with apparent coldness and sustained poetic thickness. [Full review in Spanish]

March 13, 2017 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Asphalte (Macadam Stories)

Liked this a lot. Several different stories combined which follow a small group of people living in an apartment complex.

Nicki Marie
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