Elegant cast elevates French tragi-comedy

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Score 4

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Petites Coupures (Small Cuts)

OPENS AUGUST 29, CERT 15, 92 MINS

Bruno (Daniel Auteuil), a communist journalist, is having a midlife crisis. He’s not sure he still believes in the cause he’s supported all his life, and is flailing between his wife (Emmanuelle Devos) and girlfriend (Ludivine Sagnier). Bouncing off a string of oddball characters, he’s lost his bearings. Delivering a message for his uncle, who’s fighting a re-election battle as communist mayor of a small Grenoble town, Bruno really loses his way, in deep fog, in a forest. He meets the mysterious, mercurial B