The Tiff '23 Journey
Tiff Viewing #1
Anna Kendrick dazzles behind the camera in her very impressive directorial debut that's so expertly driven that there's not a streak of inexperience you can make out. Every frame is built with glaring intention, purpose, and effect. Through sharp direction, evocative imagery, and a keen eye for atmosphere and suspense Kendrick crafts one of the best directorial debuts in the last few years to give us an inescapable unsettling story of female vulnerability through encounters with men in a time where serial killers were coming out of the woodwork.
The story splits between The serial killer this features, Rodney Alcala, during his 1970s killing spree of women and young girls with Kendrick's character,…