The Worst Person in the World

The Worst Person in the World ★★★★½

The Final Countdown to the Oscars - Part 4

"I wasted so much time worrying about what could go wrong. But what did go wrong was never the things I worried about.

A film that dares to state that to err is humanly divine, because that's what we're all naturally built to do.

Joachim Trier completes his Oslo trilogy with a double-edged knife to the throat of what it means to try and grow up into your growing pains in the 2020's. There was no better character study last year and Joachim Trier (and Renate Reinsve, in possibly the truest performance of last year) deserves an Oscar that will unfortunately go to someone else.

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