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A Volta ao Mundo Quando Tinhas 30 Anos

Aya Koretzky Portugal, 2018

Jeff Gay's rating of the film Around the World When You Were My Age

As much as I love photos from the 70s, this was tiresome. Too long. Too slow. I appreciate that it is paced to feel like one is watching a slide show, complete with personal commentary from the only people in the room who care. Some of imagery moved me, but then again, some of the dialogue just had me eye-rollin’. Pregnant pauses and images that are projected on their side only added to my frustration