Maryjki ★★★★½

In the hands of Polish director Daria Woszek, womanhood and the menopause is turned into a compassionate, radiant Hopperesque vision. Working from a screenplay she co-wrote with Sylwester Piechura and Aleksandra Swierk, it was informed by both her lead actress Grazyna Misiorowska and mother’s experience of ‘the change.’