benhack’s review published on Letterboxd:
The future rapture, a perpetual convention. A contemporary malaise, life's monotony, there is no time for vehemence, opinion or mere emotion.
Arrested only by three condemning sentiments: trend, ubiquity and conformity. We are all benign ornaments embellishing the abstractions of superior minds, diminutive, small and diminished. Subdued to habit, dictated by compliancy. Pulsations of futility, a jarring flatlined barren of empathy, subconscious gestures of didactic knowing.
Tenuous is the touch, intrinsic and tangible, hand on hand, skin on skin. A sobered touch finally begins warms.
A sublime synthesis of vision from Anderson and Yorke, understated cinematography from Khondji as always.