emma has written 2 reviews for films rated ★★★★★ .

  • K-ON! The Movie

    K-ON! The Movie

    ★★★★★

    K-on is a love letter to friendship. It is a nudge of encouragement to find happiness through life's simple moments. It is serotonin captured on screen.

    Most importantly, it is singlehandedly the most influential series I have ever seen, as it has made me reflect on how much I appreciate my own friends and family.

  • The Florida Project

    The Florida Project

    ★★★★★

    Even though The Florida Project doesn't really have a "plot", every moment within this story provides us with better insight of the characters and builds our empathy towards them. Every single scene in this film resonates with meaning and significance, building up to the heartbreaking ending. To me, this film felt so natural, so authentic, and so simple—which is what made this film compelling. I've never seen characters written and portrayed as genuinely as Moonee and Halley were, which added…