The past is always new, the future is always nostalgic.
... Self pity? I think I saw a lot of it in this. First it came off as more of a narcissistic trope but then all the self pity took a life of its own.
The film starts out as this very realistic family drama and then death creeps in, it gets closer and closer and the narrative, as a character itself, sort of panics and jumps around looking for an escape. And all the escapes are normally found in…