Saw this, and got the opportunity to Intro it along with Lea Anderson who presented it, at WHAMMY! It was the first time I’ve seen it projected and it absolutely rocked my shit, fucking hell. The sound was soo much more overwhelming tots easy and it was really special. Also I think what I love most about this film is that you can spend the entire film reading into details, or you can let the whole thing wash over you, either way you’re having an amazing experience.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Watched this at the Los Feliz theater as part of a Kelly Reichardt retrospective.
Right before the film started a dude dropped the entirety of a large Coca Cola on the floor in the row in front of me. He looked down at it, said "this is the worst day of my life" and walked away to get napkins.
An hour and forty minutes later, while King-Lu and Cookie reunited in the home they built with each other, now destroyed,…