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  • Mr. Gaga

    Mr. Gaga

    ★★★★

    Of all the dance performances I've seen, from on expensive stages to rubbish Twitter videos, nothing moves me like Ohad Naharin's choreography. It's not surprising that he's also kind of a prick - visionaries tend to be - or that this documentary fails to locate a why behind his work. There's no need for one, when we have the work. On lots of levels this film is a mess, but the immediacy of the dancing (they're just bodies! How do…

  • The Flower in Hell

    The Flower in Hell

    ★★½

    Exactly the melodrama that the title suggests it is, but with an impressive action sequence towards the end and some divine tailoring. Really - there's better draping here that I've seen in some MGM films from the same era.

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  • Little Forest

    Little Forest

    ★★★★

    A movie that's mostly a young woman cooking food, eating food, cuddling a puppy and wearing a duffle coat is an automatic four stars and has probably lowered my blood pressure to almost-healthy levels.

  • Cherry Pop

    Cherry Pop

    ★★

    Weirdly transphobic, weirdly misogynist, weirdly Cis Het White Lives Matter. Throwing a couple of stars at it for a supporting cast who do their damndest with poor material.