• Released
  • July 27, 2012
  • (NY; LA 8/10)
  • NR , 1 hr 31 min
  • Art House/Foreign
    Drama
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Nuit #1 Synopsis
Clara and Nikolai meet at a rave and wind up having a passionate night at Nikolai's apartment.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Here's the thing: This movie would be easy to mock as maudlin and self-important, but there's something about it that can't be dismissed....
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75

Slant Magazine

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It works--quite successfully, in places--as a warming tonic against this emotional nippiness of the cinema of Canadian coldness.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By John DeFore
Anne Émond's quietly raw Nuit #1 begins as a highbrow sex film but quickly becomes something much more interesting.
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70

The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
Their eloquent monologues, interspersed with vicious verbal skirmishes, are artfully constructed, occasionally poetic expressions of pain,...
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60

Time Out New York

By David Fear
Both de Léan and Storoge give you peeks at the genuine anguish lurking underneath the characters' narcissistic bluffing and porno...
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60

Village Voice

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First-time feature director Anne Émond's Nuit #1 lingers on the combination of hunger and awkwardness that attends the best one-nighters,...
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60

Los Angeles Times

By Betsy Sharkey
Like the relationship she has chosen to dissect, the film is promising, disappointing, touching or frustrating, depending on the moment.
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58

The A.V. Club

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Courageous performances from the leads, who have to bear a lot, both emotionally and physically, still can't transform their characters...
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50

New York Post

Despite the allure of the actors and some witty lines, it's ultimately quite wearying to be confronted with such determination to turn...
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Rated NR