Early Winter (2015) - Rotten Tomatoes

Early Winter (2015)

TOMATOMETER

——

——

AUDIENCE SCORE

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

Michael Rowe (Leap Year) wrote and directed this portrait of a Quebec couple trapped in an unhappy marriage. David (Paul Doucet), a fortysomething recovering alcoholic, works at a nursing home to support his family, but his wife, a Russian immigrant named Maya (Suzanne Clement), belittles his contributions and only seems interested in TV shows and video games.

Cast

Marc Primeau
as AA Meeting Attendee
View All

Critic Reviews for Early Winter

All Critics (4) | Top Critics (1)

It's a film of great intensity that will reward the patient viewer.

July 29, 2016 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

Early Winter displays one of the most sobering, and realistic portrayals of relationships on screen in recent memory.

April 4, 2020 | Full Review…

The daily dynamics are represented with crude realism, in a proposal that treasures silences as much or even more than the dialogues. [Full review in Spanish]

August 30, 2017 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

Locked-off cameras that refuse to direct the audience's attention shape a film where the difference between diffidence and deceit could be non-existent ... [Michael] Rowe reveals how relationships, however solid, are prey to their own intractability.

October 1, 2016 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews

There are no featured reviews for Early Winter at this time.

Early Winter Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features