Adèle Haenel (left) and Olivier Bonnaud in The Unknown Girl (category IIA, French), directed by Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne.

Film review: The Unknown Girl – Dardenne brothers’ low-key detective mystery lacks the punch of earlier films

While the Belgian duo’s brand of unsentimental social realism is expertly rendered, it is mainly Adèle Hanael’s spirited performance as a doctor weighed down by the death of a young female African that keeps things ticking

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Adèle Haenel (left) and Olivier Bonnaud in The Unknown Girl (category IIA, French), directed by Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne.
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