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  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    ★★★★★

    My thoughts around Céline Sciamma's masterpiece are infinity personal. Capturing nostalgia, regret and acceptance so well that heartache carries through it's final act into the days that follow.

    Beauty, love and the weakness of the human spirit.

    I wasted so much time

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  • Strasbourg 1518

    Strasbourg 1518

    ★★★½

    Fascinating to see one of the world's best in action over lockdown. Hope the BBC continues to fund Glazer's visions

  • Only Yesterday

    Only Yesterday

    ★★★★

    Beautifully animated as it is reflective. How the smallest moments from our childhood can shape the adults we become.

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  • Funny Ha Ha

    Funny Ha Ha

    ★★★

    Kate Dollenmayer walked so Greta Gerwig could run

  • Ad Astra

    Ad Astra

    ★★★★½

    How do you deal with loss without certitude? Delaying that inevitable grief. To regress without knowing the forfeit paid by those around you.

    James Gray's excellent Ad Astra captures this mindset and forces you to confront those demons. Totally alone, a million miles away from home.