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'Comme un avion' a tender and amusing comedy

'Comme un avion' a tender and amusing comedy
By Euronews

<p>In this week’s Cinema Box is ‘Comme un avion’ (‘Like a Plane’). A comedy by French director <a href="http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0687913/">Bruno Podalydès</a>, the film is an ode to freedom and happiness. </p> <p>Tired of city life and the drudgery of routine a 50-year-old man decides to take a trip by kayak, much to the surprise of his friends. His partner agrees and they set off on an adventure where they encounter the unexpected. </p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="fr" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CommeunAvion?src=hash">#CommeunAvion</a>, une belle réussite de B. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Podalyd%C3%A8s?src=hash">#Podalydès</a>. Une balade au fil de l'eau, du cœur et de l'âme. Du beau <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/cin%C3%A9ma?src=hash">#cinéma</a>. <a href="http://t.co/8zvj7DBJWB">pic.twitter.com/8zvj7DBJWB</a></p>— Emmanuel Deram (@EmderDer) <a href="https://twitter.com/EmderDer/status/620714695427813376">July 13, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>Its a simple tale and very soon the audience is completely wrapped up with the characters.</p> <p>The director and actor Bruno Podalydès is perfect in the role of man who has forgotten the joys of simplicity. </p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="fr" dir="ltr">Bruno Podalydès et Agnès Jaoui vous donnent rendez-vous à 18h dans "Comme un avion" au <a href="https://twitter.com/RioBorvo">@RioBorvo</a> - <a href="https://twitter.com/ugcdistribution">@ugcdistribution</a> <a href="http://t.co/EBbN583hTk">pic.twitter.com/EBbN583hTk</a></p>— Cinéma Rio Borvo (@RioBorvo) <a href="https://twitter.com/RioBorvo/status/619776870800846848">July 11, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>The comedy is full of rich dialogue and burlesque moments, the supporting cast of Pierre Arditi and Agnès Jaoui are a delight.</p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="fr" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Podalyd%C3%A8s?src=hash">#Podalydès</a>, pierrot lunaire en canöe, continue son éloge de la lenteur vendredi, dim et lundi à 11h30 <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CommeUnAvion?src=hash">#CommeUnAvion</a> <a href="http://t.co/7pomnBaYiZ">pic.twitter.com/7pomnBaYiZ</a></p>— Cinéma Escurial (@CinemaEscurial) <a href="https://twitter.com/CinemaEscurial/status/618404974037479424">July 7, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>‘Comme un avion’ is a tender and funny film that brings a smile to the face. Enjoy, see you soon.</p>