Nonsensical plot hampers ‘Diary of a Chambermaid’

Benoît Jacquot’s French-language “Diary of a Chambermaid” is a singularly atrocious film. It centers on the chambermaid Célestine (Léa Seydoux, “Blue is the Warmest Color”) and her professional and not-so-professional dealings with her bourgeois employers in the French countryside around the late-19th century. Based on the 1900 novel of the
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Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola and … Prada?

As you wait impatiently for next year’s “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” enjoy Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola’s whimsical short film for the upcoming fragrance, Candy L’Eau. In their fifth project together, the pair have created three charming short films entitled “Je m’appelle Candy.” The films are each only just over
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