When you're 13, this is it.
How depressing and strange it is to change.
This film has broken me. I see the talent of a great director. This filmmaker understands that the way you release information in a shot can captivate an audience. He knows how to make a moment swell. He asks interesting questions. Alas he does all of this sparingly in a myriad of unnatural performances and expository dialogue that undermines everything that made the film recommendable. At times the story becomes silly and feels haphazardly thrown together. I have to assume…