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September 11, 2019

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by Daniel Gorman Film

Resin | Daniel Borgman

With Resin, director Daniel Borgman explores the beauty and the terror of escaping a dysfunctional society and returning to something more simplistic. The film is very much about the clash between calm, placid surfaces and the violent ruptures that disturb them. Jens (Peter Plaugborg)…

September 11, 2019
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by Chris Mello Film

III | Kevin Phillips

With the distinct air of an artist desperate to cobble together a personal story out of some old rusty parts, III is a film absolutely devoid of inspiration that nevertheless spills over with aspiration. Ever since Beyoncé dropped Lemonade, pairing an album release with…

September 11, 2019
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