An intimate epic made with uncompromising and austere seriousness that patiently and methodically observes the collapse and hopeful revival of a poor farming clan.
a bit too sentimental occasionally, but that's ok Lav, I forgive you
What a stunning piece! It truly foreshadows Diaz's remarkable vision of cinema. You can find more thoughts on the film on my website. http://tinyurl.com/kke7evo
Ineffable, so I won't bother. Instead I'll just continue to run the images over and over in my mind.
Mythological minimalism, transcending all the aspects of human misery along the road. Such an emotionally drastic gem.
I want to watch this but I can't because there's no VCD or DVD copy here!!!! And I've heard it last for 10 hours...
I want to watch this!!!!!