Don’t forget to select your favorite films!
I am absolutely not being facetious when I say this could have been shot for 1.8 million CAD, fifteen day shoot spilt between Woodbridge, Czech Republic or Greece, post in Canada, a cast of like Greek theatre actors, the hardest working e list Canadians you know and Gaga on Lifetime.
I’ve got this theory that the millennial obsession with the 80s and 90s, the copying of a certain yuppie style, the purchase of increasingly expensive film stock, the rewatching of the sitcoms that were already in reruns by the time our eyes could focus on a television set, the Instagram throwback accounts, the Pinterest boards. All of this is an attempt to hold onto a version of adulthood that matches what we felt we were promised.
Perhaps, more than anyone,…
“Tell a nine year old the truth?”
This was made in a lab to fuck with me. This has everything. Joaquin Phoenix looking like a Big Bear, Bipolar Disorder, Gabi Hoffmann as an Adult Sibling, Stories about Adult Siblings, Movies without Romantic Leads, Intensely Emotional Boys, The Mystery of Children, Clean Black and White Cinematography, Confirmed Bachelors, Difficult Careers Made Quirky, Short but Unspecified Timelines, Credits that Make you Wanna cry.
And so much more!