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  • Roma

    Roma

    ★★★★★

    CIFF 2018: film #3

    “it sounds like this. and smells the same”

    completely breathtaking from the first frame to the last. the little in between moments of every day life make this what it is. a film almost full of those moments, and i could watch hours more of them. rain as seen through a window, water dripping into the kitchen sink, and waves thunderously crashing on the beach. a whole film drenched in perpetual wonder, even in it’s darkest…

  • Marriage Story

    Marriage Story

    ★★★★½

    CIFF 2019: film #8

    “i’m sorry”
    “me too”

    an absolute stunner. every line was written with care to seamlessly blend comedy and tragedy together. it sometimes comes off as almost too polished (that SCORE!) but grounds itself once again in the realism of how fast things can go from bad to worse. adam driver is particularly good, but my favorite performance has to be laura dern, getting to stretch her legs here with material much better than what big little…

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  • Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

    Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

    ★★★★½

    tarantino you’re bones

  • Her Smell

    Her Smell

    ★★★★★

    “promise me momma, when i die have the coffin arrive half an hour late and on the side written in gold letters are the words: sorry for the delay”

    incoherent, chaotic and cathartic brilliance. lizzie moss not even being nominated at the oscars for this will continue to confuse me

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  • Moonlight

    Moonlight

    ★★★★½

    boyhood: who are you?
    moonlight: i'm you but stronger in every possible way

  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    me: i hate musicals
    la la land: Hello
    me: rat a tat jazzy jazz Tap Tap skado Doodle Do ta-da! rootin tootin BEE BOOP shimmy shimmy SHOOP!