Custody (2017 film)
|Directed by||Xavier Legrand|
|Written by||Xavier Legrand|
|Box office||$3.6 million|
Custody (French: Jusqu'à la garde) is a 2017 French drama film directed by Xavier Legrand and starring Léa Drucker and Denis Ménochet. It was screened in the main competition section of the 74th Venice International Film Festival where it won the Silver Lion. At the 44th César Awards, Custody won the awards for Best Film, Best Actress (Drucker), and Best Original Screenplay.
- Léa Drucker as Miriam Besson
- Denis Ménochet as Antoine Besson
- Thomas Gioria as Julien Besson
- Mathilde Auneveux as Joséphine Besson
- Jean-Marie Winling as Joël Besson
On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 94% based on 108 reviews, with an average rating of 7.8/10. The website's critical consensus reads, "Custody uses formal restraint — and a series of searing performances — to take a hard-hitting look at the often painful bond between parents and children." On Metacritic, the film has a weighted average score of 83 out of 100, based on 21 critics, indicating "universal acclaim", and is listed as a "Metacritic must-see".
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