A film about raw love, passion and obsession. Most of all Polanski explores how the power fluctuates in a relationship, because love is nothing else but a power over other human being, and how we change when it does.
There is some special kind of magic in the musicals, that touches us very deeply. “The Umbrellas of Cherbourg” is a very special and unique film, every word in the script is sang. But even more important is a love story with a heart breaking and realistic end.