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by Nicholas Yap Film Horizon Line

Nina Wu | Midi Z

Nina Wu‘s early patience and promise unfortunately gives way to a more sensationalized, ill-conceived study of trauma. Hailed as Taiwan’s answer to the #MeToo movement — a bizarre, flip cultural essentialism for its apparent belief in the historical discontinuity of art centered around accountability,…

April 2, 2021
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by M.G. Mailloux Film Horizon Line

Shiva Baby | Emma Seligman

Shiva Baby thrives as the kind of festival-circuit dramedy that overcomes the genre’s twee stigma thanks to its surprising restraint and refinement. North American film festivals are always stuffed full of movies that look like Shiva Baby — droll indie dramedies, built around topical,…

March 29, 2021
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