Sam Van Hallgren’s review published on Letterboxd:
“Sometimes there’s so much beauty in the world, I feel like I can’t take it, and my heart is just gonna cave in.”
Surprised/not surprised to find that this is the same astounding expression of empathy that I last encountered twenty years ago.
I will disagree with myself in the morning, but while I was watching it, it felt like there has not been a film its equal since - its operatic ambition, its humility and its generosity of spirit.
God damn that last shot.