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  • Lucky Grandma

    Lucky Grandma

    A clunky but charming comedic crime adventure.

    WHAT IS THE SONG DURING HER SHOPPING MONTAGE?!?! I can’t find it anywhere!

  • Cairo Station

    Cairo Station

    An exciting thriller with interesting (though often VERY extra) characters. Poverty, power, oppression, and many other factors play a heavy role on mental health and it’s clear here in this film.

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  • Passing Summer

    Passing Summer

    I loved this so much! 
    It was beautifully shot, realistically and gorgeously written, and every character was absolutely fascinating which caught me by surprise.
    It captures the simplicity and monotony of life with its joys and defeats. 
    Time continues and some of us search for more instead of enjoying the present we constantly want to escape.
    I cannot wait to watch more Schanelec’s work!

  • La Ciénaga

    La Ciénaga


    This was such a challenge for me at first because my brain was in other places than the film. I finally surrendered to the style and the people and became enraptured by Martel’s vision and storytelling. This is exactly what happened to me while watching her film Zama. I tagged along very late but when I did, I was blown away in ways I can’t fully express except that she lets her subjects live on screen and that’s enough. The…