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  • The Long Day Closes
  • El sur
  • Brief Encounter
  • The New World

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  • Larisa

  • In the Web of Time

  • The Northman

    ★★★½

  • All the Moons

    ★★★★

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  • Heat

    Heat

    ★★★★★

    184/200

    The jolting and somewhat terrifying hyper-violent realistic sound design of Heat drums in my ears like music yet it reminds me of the complicated adrenaline filled world our characters live in. It’s a brutal tale of cat and mouse chase. Every character feels alive primarily because he or she has his own arc that contributes to the narrative of the film as a whole. It took me some time to get here though. To truly understand and see thoroughly…

  • Certified Copy

    Certified Copy

    ★★★★★

    175/200

    You think with time, you've become wiser and more mature as a filmgoer and then you revisit Kiarostami's work and realize how he's still so philosophically rich and way fucking ahead of you at every single step. What an extraordinary narrative structure and immaculate framing mechanism... His ability to be cinematic yet remain completely grounded at the same time is a thing to behold here. There's something unique as to how Kiarostami understood and saw the life that consistently…