“An unflinching portrait of the mundanity of middle-aged womanhood, JEANNE DIELMAN, 23, QUAI DU COMMERCE, 1080 BRUXELLES was subversive from the start.” - Roxana Hadadi, Crooked Marquee

“Akerman forges a major statement, not only in a feminist context but also in a way that tells us something about the lives we all live.” - Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader

Hypnotic, meticulous and methodical, the daily routine and chores of a middle-aged widow are studied in Akerman’s singular and astonishing masterpiece. 


Awards and Nominations
Winner - Best Film, Faro Island Film Festival


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