Blaise and Nessa are outcast methadone users in their small town. Each day they push a rusty lawnmower door-to-door begging to cut grass. Nessa plots an escape, while Blaise lingers closer to collapse. Tethered to one another, their getaway dreams are kept on a suffocatingly short leash.
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Werewolf is meticulously shot and framed, finely edited, and shows a great deal of creative or authorial sensibilities. Ashley Mackenzie shows promise as a soon to be auteur.
81/100 - Great.
7/10 Drame spectral, Werewolf dépeint une touchante histoire d'amour en marge de la société filmée avec pudeur et justesse. Un premier film âpre et surprenant plutôt addictif. Chronique à lire sur Citazine : http://www.citazine.fr/article/werewolf-amants-dependants
Your characters (and implicitly, character driven movie) won't add up to shit if they're only culturally progressive, as opposed to being the aforementioned thing AND structurally and stylistically progressive.