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  • Honey Boy

    Honey Boy

    ★★★★

    The only thing my father gave me that was of any value is pain. And you want to take that away?

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    This film went in on dealing with an abusive relationship between father and son and the wounds such toxic dynamic can leave in one's mind. Even though the wounds may be healed through time, it is by finding the right mindset and surroundings that someone can truly accept the scars that are left and move past…

  • Call Me by Your Name

    Call Me by Your Name

    ★★★★★

    The only thing more complicated than love is translating it to the big screen as effectively as Luca Guadagnino did. In the long shots and delicate camera movements, enhanced by Guadagnino's vision of love being born within beautiful italian walls, Call Me By Your Name manages to nourish a realistic love story of two men that is able to make you feel as if you have lived it yourself, through the rollercoaster of emotions it ends up being. The atmosphere…

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  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    I will never not love La La Land. It is such a special place to come back to whenever I want to be fully immersed by cinema and art, the true meaning of both those things and the power they can hold. Whenever I want to fall in love all over again with the way dreams and love work and how they sometimes just can't both walk together in the same direction. Because that really is how life works. Sometimes…

  • The Breadwinner

    The Breadwinner

    ★★★★½

    Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that makes the flowers grow, not thunder.

    I wish a film this important and brave in how it portrays the harsh reality females live in these countries, would get the same recognition and be just as celebrated as Coco.

    I'm beyond words. The Breadwinner is harsh, violent and, most of all, real. It doesn't lie about what happens, it doesn't disguise the disrespect towards women or the lack of human rights…