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Jonathan Glazer Estados Unidos, 2004

Sandy Connell's rating of the film Birth

If ever there was a film that depends on the emotional surrender of the audience, it's Birth. To give yourself over to this film is the greatest joy precisely because of the heartbreak that insues. Sometimes it's good to be manipulated and in this case Glazer has crafted a film that expertly demonstrates the power of cinema to manipulate its audience and, in so doing, reveal to them something typical of human nature.