Edinburgh International Film Festival - Film #2
I haven't really worked out why we / I like plotlessness yet.
All my first loves were driven by heroes trying to save the world (thank you, Final Fantasy VII), but now, something like 3/4 where climactic tension is a piano recital is what sticks with me.
Maybe it's the belief that other people themselves are stories. Mila is a teenager preparing for a music exam. I get that way more than I get taking a ring to Mordor. I've spent hours and hours rehearsing for an observed performance, while trying to ignore everything around me. Maybe not a kinetic brother like Niki, or a dad who doesn't seem to care like Todor,…