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  • Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring

    Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring

    ★★★★½

    Such a serene watch with fascinating attention to detail in it’s cinematography, sound design, and story. Also quite funny early on. Most of all an entertaining and highly enlightening philosophical experience with poignant messages and symbolism towards Buddhism. Really love this.

  • Seasons of Loss

    Seasons of Loss

    Really excellent for a first short film! The score combined with the steady pacing, editing, and shot compositions really helps make this feel more suspenseful and it's a great depiction of how grief can overcome our thoughts. Only suggestion would be maybe a bit more color grading, but even then it's not bad. Would love to see more from you Clementine!

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  • Midsommar

    Midsommar

    ★★★★★

    Romance and stoner comedy character archetypes transported into a slow psychadelic folk fantasy hellscape that intentionally makes you feel like it’s not really a hellscape until you’ve stayed longer enough. My kind of fun! Everyone that hated Hereditary will hate this even more. Both this and Hereditary share many common ideas especially with grief though their presentation is clearly different from each other and as much as I loved Hereditary’s focused storytelling, I really loved the evil daylight floral atmosphere…

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    ★★★★★

    First movie of the year and what a perfect way to start the year! I was going in expecting to call it the best Spiderman movie. However, I was NOT expecting to call it not only one of the best superhero movies, but also one of the best animated movies I've seen in such a long time! I've been waiting for a ridiculously creative and fun animated movie like this to hit the mainstream forever and it's finally here!
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