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  • Fire Island

    ★★★½

  • Crush

    ★★★½

  • Petite Maman

    ★★★★

  • Embrace the Panda: Making Turning Red

    ★★★½

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  • Bend It Like Beckham

    Bend It Like Beckham

    ★★★

    Such good gal pals 🤪

  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    Portrait of a Lady on Fire

    ★★★★½

    Céline Sciamma and Claire Mathon work together to create an aesthetic that has the audience examining the details of a person's body as a painter would, but they manage to achieve this without invoking the male gaze upon the subjects.

    The lack of music throughout the film forces the audience to focus on the images in front of them, while the dynamic between the characters keeps them invested.

    An unexpected delight was how the dynamic shifts partway through the film,…

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  • Fire Island

    Fire Island

    ★★★½

    The end of the credits tho 😂

  • Petite Maman

    Petite Maman

    ★★★★

    Cinematography, casting yada yada but I am repeatedly in awe of the sound design in Céline Sciamma films?! The way it involves much atmosphere (I mean come on, those Cheetos) and so little music really ties her pieces together in a way that makes them even more impactful.

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