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September 9, 2019

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by Evan Morgan Film

It Must Be Heaven | Elia Suleiman

Elia Suleiman: actor, director, “citizen of the world.” It Must Be Heaven follows Suleiman as he journeys from his native Palestine to Paris, and then to New York, using his artistic status as a passport and a platform from which to broadcast empty truisms about the…

September 9, 2019
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by Daniel Gorman Film

Pelican Blood | Katrin Gebbe

Nina Hoss is an absolute treasure, one of the great actresses of contemporary cinema; her collaborations with Christian Petzold produced some of the decade’s best films. It’s truly a tribute to Hoss’s abilities, then, that Pelican Blood is watchable, even intermittently touching. Katrin Gebbe’s…

September 9, 2019
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