All our servers are currently overloaded. Please try again later or get our premium subscription.Get PremiumRefresh pageWe are currently experiencing technical difficulties with our servers. We hope to have this resolved soon. This issue doesn't affect premium users.Get PremiumWatch on MixDrop/MyStream
White MaterialDenis revisits Africa, this time exploring a place rife with civil and racial conflict. A white French family outlawed in its home and attempting to save its coffee plantation connects with a black hero also embroiled in the tumult. All try to survive as their world rapidly crumbles around them.Genre: DramaCountry: United StatesDuration: 106 minQuality: HDRelease: 2009IMDb: 6.9Keywords:
Actors of "White Material"
Characters of "White Material"
Directors of "White Material"Claire DenisBirthdate: 21 April 1946, Paris, France
Creators of "White Material"Claire DenisBirthdate: 21 April 1946, Paris, FranceMarie N'Diaye
Critic Reviews of "White Material"Film.comApril 14, 2011
A maddening movie that gives the viewer plenty to think about, but little to care about.St. Louis Post-DispatchJanuary 31, 2011
White Material is unhurried in its storytelling but unshakable in its impact.Dallas Morning NewsJanuary 14, 2011
A thoughtful, if sometimes frustrating, tale of a Frenchwoman caught in the middle of a civil war in an unidentified African country.Miami HeraldJanuary 06, 2011
A poignant, haunting study of well-intentioned but doomed folly, embodied by a heroine whose bravery renders her blind to the world that is crumbling around her.Detroit NewsDecember 17, 2010
It's one of those movies where questions like "Why didn't they do that?" or "Wait, what's their relationship?" keep popping up. And for the most part, those questions never get answered.Chicago ReaderDecember 17, 2010
This haunting drama by Claire Denis burns with a mute fear and rage at the ongoing atrocities in central Africa.Movie MetropolisMay 16, 2011
Unsentimental, brutal, and beautiful, (the film) is a harrowing experience.Q Network Film DeskApril 30, 2011
a difficult film, and one that sticks with you, pestering you with its unresolved tensionsScene-Stealers.comApril 11, 2011
Director Claire Denis is known for her vivid snapshots of contemporary culture and White Material is shot with an immediacy that's hard to ignore.Movies.comApril 04, 2011
If you think you're going to get a simple anti-imperialism message from French director Claire Denis, you've got about seven other things coming. Her movies defy expectations all the way down the line.Capital Times (Madison, WI)March 25, 2011
Claire Denis' harrowing "White Material" centers on a family that feels inextricably bound to a country that does not want them anymore.Entertainment SpectrumMarch 11, 2011
The ending is a cop-out, and the viewer is left unfulfilled. The main reason to buy a ticket is for Huppert's mesmerizing performance. She is one of France's greatest actresses.
Gallery of "White Material"