#60. Cold Water (1994)


Ima Films

– Director: Olivier Assayas

– Stacker score: 88.0

– Metascore: 90

– IMDb user rating: 7.1

– Runtime: 95 minutes

This French drama tells the story of a rebellious teenage girl and boy in love who try to escape their current lives. A period piece that takes place in the 1970s, Geoffrey O’Brien, writing for The New York Review, said of the film, “‘Cold Water’ can finally be recognized as a singular masterpiece on the most familiar of themes, the sufferings and misfortunes of youthful passion.”