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an important film telling an important story, in a way that feels important. maybe i sound redundant, but the way tatiana shoots the lives of girls living in the rural landscapes of a mexican mountain town, so intimate but so grandiose at the same time, is brilliant, and never undermines the fact that they represent the day to day of real people.
the natural cinematography and lighting, the immersive sound design and authentic locations, the amazing performances and relatable dialogue.…
i'm no longer here tells the story of ulises, a cumbia dancing mexican teenager who flees to the united states after having a dispute with a violent gang. with his life and his family threatened, he leaves the barrio, but the barrio never leaves him.
it's an extremely unique coming-of-age flick, that perfectly portrays themes of alienation, homesickness, and identity.
the narrative is captivating, with its slow-burn pacing and constant jumps in time, deep sociopolitical commentary and depiction of people…
Spider-Man 2 is the most influential movie of my life. I'm not even kidding. Some of my personality traits were directly influenced by the superhero's core-values.
I revisited this movie trying to analyze it in a more objective way, in order to recognize its flaws, rather than thinking of it as the most amazing movie that ever existed like I did in my childhood years.
And I generally did not succeed. I was still amused by the corny dialogue, the…