'Americano' Never Gets Out from Under Its Magenta-Colored Cliché
25 Nov 2012 // 5:10 PM
Mathieu Demy's story of a son's globe-trotting journey to settle his dead mother's affairs is filled with references to the films of his parents, even quoting extensively from Agnès Varda's Documenteur.
'Americano': No Baggage
15 Jun 2012 // 2:30 AM
In Americano, Mathieu Demy borrows footage, characters, and even conceptual preoccupations from the films of his parents, Agnès Varda and Jacques Demy.