I love the evil lamp. Unfortunately, there's also an evil child to go along with it.
Hao Wu makes the most of a short runtime in this documentary about how he decides to navigate telling his Chinese family about his and his partner's decision to have children via surrogacy. The deft editing and 40 minute length makes this feels a bit like a This American Life episode, except for how often Wu edits the film to resist going for obvious dramatic beats. There's a scene halfway through the film in which his parents discuss what cover…