I loved this. How can the same actor playing the same character annoy me so much in one film, and delight me so much in another? Maybe it’s time to revisit City Lights.
Watching this short film was interesting because I coincidentally used to live in the same apartment as the main character. I suppose it’s not too strange of a coincidence since the director and I have a lot of mutual friends, but seeing the old apartment really stuck with me. There was the wall where we used to hang decorated pizza boxes because we were too poor to hang actual art. There was the kitchen where we used to have drunken…