Aftersun -a heartbreaking family story told with devastating normalcy- is more than the sum of its parts.
SSIFF: Pokhar Ke Dunu Paar (On Either Sides of the Pond) (2022) – Movie Review
A moody, naturalistic look at a couple under pressure.
SSIFFF: Hyakka (A Hundred Flowers) (2022) – Movie Review
Hyakka is not an easy watch, but it’s a beautifully made tale of memory, guilt, and forgiveness.
SSIFF: Chevalier Noir (A Tale of Shemroon) (2022) – Movie Review
A portrait of two brothers trying to find their own way in modern Tehran.
SSIFF: Argentina, 1985 (2022) – Movie Review
Ricardo Darín shines in this finely crafted historical courtroom drama.
SSIFF: Resten af Livet (Forever) (2022) – Movie Review
Forever looks at a family in grief with understanding and infinite compassion.
SSIFF: Broker (2022) – Movie Review
Broker explores family and abandonment with boundless compassion and a sublime depth of emotion.
SSIFF: Peter von Kant (2022) – Movie Review
From SSIFF: François Ozon returns with a theatrical love-hate relationship drama between a director and his muse.
Ali & Ava (2022) – Movie Review
What starts out as a snappy romance becomes an overwrought melodrama.
Good Luck to You, Leo Grande (2022) – Movie Review
There are a million ways this movie could have turned out awful. This may be, in fact, the only version of this movie that doesn’t; ours, the only timeline in which these ingredients combine into greatness.