Part of the Japanese New Wave Project (Movie 96/113)
Nr 10 on All Films I Saw 2015 (Ranked)
Part of the Stockholm Film Festival 2014
That Heaven Knows What currently holds a 5,8 score on imdb is a total joke. This is the most gut punching, authentic and realistic account of homeless, hardcore drug addicted young people that you're ever going to see.
The acting performances are flawless and I wonder how they can portray the broken lives so accurately, without being addicts themselves. This goes for the whole…