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Antonio Mendez-Esparza

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Life and Nothing More | Antonio Mendez-Esparza

Director Antonio Mendez-Esparza’s Life and Nothing More is a minimalist portrait of mother-and-son strife, but that emotional center is contextualized by a larger exploration of the complexities of a Trump-era cultural landscape. The film delivers mixed results in its use of non-professional actors, particularly…

October 24, 2018
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