“Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles”

Then, by the second day, you begin to notice subtle changes in Jeanne’s rituals. Trivial things at first, like dropping a newly washed spoon, and then, as the movie progresses , we realize that Jeanne is slowly losing her mind before our eyes. A sense of unease settles over us. A hunch that something terrible is going to happen, and it does.

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