SDiFF 2018: Movie #4
“I don’t want to make people think too much.”
After a two hour drive back into the city, my head is still pounding from Vox Lux. I want to say so much, but I think the mystery surrounding this one is for the best. It’s dark, upsetting, and surprisingly philosophical in a way that just barely avoids pretentiousness. It’s taken to an extreme, of course, but I never felt that this wasn’t an honest picture.