Authentically funny and unexpectedly moving, Zoe Lister-Jones' directorial debut is a true gem.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
It's not an exgaggeration to say that everybody I know who has seen this film has praised it. Perhaps that led my expectations to a level where they couldn't be met. And maybe I'm a cynical asshole, but this movie did not move me in the least despite finding it to have a profoundly sad core.
I actually feel like I had dueling reactions to it as it played.
Part of me marvelled at the technical aspects and even greatly…