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Matthew Rankin

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by Lawrence Garcia Film

The Twentieth Century | Matthew Rankin

In the Canada of The Twentieth Century, Winnipeg director Matthew Rankin’s gonzo historical reimagining of the nation’s late 19th century history, disappointment reigns supreme. (“Expect less than is your right,” goes one of the fictional Canadian oaths that’s recited before an official banner of Disappointment.) Telling…

September 13, 2019
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