Not much happening in this one, and the connection between our two leads wasn't enough to satisfy me. "Ousmane" is better.
This is not going to be much of a review for the film and more of a review on the state of Foreign cinema 2018 from a North American pov.
At the beginning of the year, I remember wondering what were the highlights of French cinema in 2018. In a year with no favourite for the foreign language Oscar (not to mention that the film representing France was not a great choice), it was hard to think of many films…
Dick Johnson is Dead.
But Dick Johnson isn't dead.
Has Dick Johnson died?
When does Dick Johnson die? Is it when we believe it?
Is it when he stops breathing, or when he stops being himself?
Dick Johnson is Alive.
Dick Johnson is with us.
Is Dick Johnson really with us?
When is someone alive and when is someone dead?
Is recording Dick Johnson enough to keep him alive?
Dick Johnson is in Heaven.
But was Dick Johnson always in…