Christian Cinema at Your Local Art House

Review of The Kid With a Bike by Jean-Pierre and Luc DardennesBy CHRISTIAN HAMAKERYou know the situation in the first few minutes of the film. It’s all there, etched on the face of a young boy. If you’re a parent, you might pick up on his determination bordering on desperation.The young boy is Cyril (Thomas Doret), and he wants to talk to his father. He wants his bike. He’s in a group home, but he’s determined to get out. He breaks free and ends up briefly in the arms of Samantha (Cecile de … [Read more...]