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Summer Of 85 Review | Movie – Empire

François Ozon’s 1980s romance drama stars Félix Lefebvre and Benjamin Voisin. Read the Empire review.



A throwback to his early sexy ones (Young & Beautiful, The Swimming Pool), François Ozons Summer Of 85 is a melancholy-tinged seaside romance that plays out over one cruel summer (yep, Bananarama are on the soundtrack). An adaptation of Aidan Chambers’ 1982 young adult novel Dance On My Grave (Ozon continues his knack of finding fresh source material), its a film that beautifully captures the thrill of being young and the rush of first love, but keeps a mystery element bubbling in the background…

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