Constantly chasing that “higher than 3.5 stars on Letterboxd” film.
It doesn’t need to be “good”, it just needs to be interesting.
I definitely appreciated this more upon this second watch, but I still couldn’t help but feel it lacking *something*. But the cinematography is absolutely stunning and I love how it works so beautifully with the editing to make the dialogue...dance? Flow? Both?
I love a quiet, slow film, but I think this one left me wanting more emotion. I wanted Jin and Casey’s relationship to be a bit more balanced, like the buildings she is so enamored with. Or if…
1 star for killer production design
Negative 4 stars for a movie that was was clearly made by an amateur film bro who thought he was making a subversive film about class but ended up making a movie that makes no sense whatsoever and has absolutely nothing new or interesting to say about class.