Many folks will probably watch this documentary at the “Lin” name alone, but there is much more here than just his story. Unfortunately, I think there is much more here than the documentary even shows. I am somewhat familiar with the story of this group and their evolution, and although I did really enjoy watching this documentary and seeing their progression, I wish they would have dug in a bit deeper on a few topics rather than go so broad…
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Movie Love: "Portrait of a Lady on Fire" Review - 5/5
I heard many prominent critics review this movie and list it as a "must-see" but somehow it never seemed to gain full mainstream traction here in the US. I fell victim to that group of people that kept on putting off watching this movie for another day, until finally, I didn't. Thank God.
A few things to know:
This is, as some would categorize it, an "artsy" movie.