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Ratings & Reviews

  1. Noli Manaig's rating of the film Out of the Present

    Away from the present, the here and now of earth, an intimate portrait of cosmonauts in outer space. Down here, the USSR is about to implode. Up there, the cosmonauts confess to a playful childishness, in contrast, perhaps, to the Promethean boast about a giant leap for mankind. Unable to witness historical & familial events while in space suggests a sacrifice on their part: beyond transcendence, a yearning for earth