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  • Game Night

    Game Night


    turns out this is a super hilarious mystery-crime film. many high tense films turn into flop and become cringey when they add comedy in it, but GAME NIGHT's script is work super fine.

    I adore their editing and cinematography. especially their aerial shots; look like they took them with tilt lens then make the aerial shots look like miniature and the casts just like the pawns on board game.

  • Position Among the Stars

    Position Among the Stars


    very well narrated documentary. the level of poetic, engagement, purity, and heartmelting in the script and 'characters' development are so solid that some fiction films may should learn from it.

    I'll gladly recommend it to any Indonesian people. the story maybe lighter than your favourite documentary films--it is just a portray of a rural-suburban family, but this is a very organic representation of our country.

    oh and it is somehow give us some new perspectives about women (any age) role in a family.

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  • The Seen and Unseen

    The Seen and Unseen


    Balinese culture portrayed in a poetic and magical film with bold semiotic narration. mystical bond between twin brother-sister, narrated with the metaphors of egg. a mixed up between folktale and twisted dreamy reality. beautiful.

  • 1987: When the Day Comes

    1987: When the Day Comes


    as a foreigner who didn't really know Korean history and political condition, I should say this is a well-made political-history brief of South Korea. with such good visualization and neat CGI, my country should envy.

    with many characters and some subplots, it may puzzling at first. but just like revealed truth of history, everything will make sense in the end.

    it is generally recommended. but if you are looking for dramatic docudrama with single main plot or protagonist, you'll not really enjoy it. it's more like political-conspiracy thingies film with a lotta historical characters to memorize.