Clari

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  • The Boy Foretold By the Stars

    The Boy Foretold By the Stars

    ★★★★½

    I adore The Boy Foretold by the Stars because the film knows what it wants to convey. It is well-written and directed by Dolly Dulu.

  • Mend and Make Do

    Mend and Make Do

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    The film deserves all its recognition because it went beyond documenting and sharing the life of Lyn Schofield. British filmmaker Bexie Bush’s “Mend and Make Do” fully grasped the life of her subject and took the viewers on a journey.

    Though it was a quick one, as a viewer I felt like I knew Lyn Schofield for a long time. Heck! I felt like she was my grandmother and I was the one she was telling the story to. I…

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  • Our 30-Minute Sessions

    Our 30-Minute Sessions

    ★★★★★

    Though there are drama and fantasy, the film is pure in its core. All emotions the story wants you to feel are all here. That and great pieces of music made me cherish this film.

    It’s also worth to mention, everything presented on the screen is well-though-out. Sure, the story is touching plus, the actors are great. But the transition from one scene to another; not to mention, to a different emotion and season as time pass by is breathtaking.…

  • Gon, The Little Fox

    Gon, The Little Fox

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    The animation started with our main character Hyoju crouched down and waiting for the perfect moment to hit a fox. But being the kind person he is, he purposely misses the shot giving the fox a chance to run away. The elderly accompanying him reprimands him and hoped that he didn’t intentionally miss it.

    The way I see it, Hyoju is torn. He understands what the elderly said to him. “We take life for a reason. We have to kill,…