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3.7
588 Ratings

My Joy

Sčasťje mojo

Directed by Sergei Loznitsa
Ukraine, Germany, 2010
Drama

Synopsis

The tale of truck driver Georgy. Georgy leaves his home town with a load of goods, but he is forced to take a wrong turning on the motorway, and finds himself in the middle of nowhere.

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My Joy Directed by Sergei Loznitsa

Critics reviews

It’s easy to read the [final] scene as a kind of symbolic purgative revenge against Russian power. But the sequence and the film ends more enigmatically—it’s not a simple act of aggression against an outside oppressor, but one that is directed just as intensely and self-destructively inward. There is no catharsis in My Joy. There is no victory. Indeed, as the recent events in the Ukraine show, post-Communist independence is a liberty that only goes so far.
March 24, 2014
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