This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
The Most Honest Film About Love Ever Made
Amour is a 2012 film written and directed by Michael Haneke, a director known for unapologetic filmmaking. The film itself is almost a series of independent events spliced together. Similar to how the episodic nature of Zero Dark Thirty (another 2012 film) represents its taking place over several years, the editing in Amour also gives us a sense of passing time.
The music is very sparse (par for a Haneke film). The…