Anything neo-noir is an instant 5 stars.
I’m by no means a North Korea supporter, but I urge every single person reading this to watch this documentary. This is the most raw, in-depth, grounded, and personal look into the everyday lives of North Korean citizens under the dictatorship that we will ever see. They’re a lot more like us than you may think
Haven’t seen it (obviously) but some dickhead already rated it 1 star so we gotta even the playing field in honor of the goat himself, Wong Kar-Wai (Happy Birthday king)
This is the kind of beautiful, uneventful, poetic, touching, and insightful Classical Style Modern Cinema I have been yearning to see all year long.
Nomandland is so much more than what I hoped for it to be. It’s an unexpected touching and meaningful study on the faults of CaPiTaLiSm, mortality, grief, poverty, and coping with all of such.
The plot is simple but intriguing and mystical enough to work due to the countless eccentric, well-developed, and interesting characters, lessons, and places Fern…