Pendular dir. Julia Murat

I couldn’t help but be reminded of Sally Potter’s 1997 The Tango Lesson. A woman, an artist, starts from a blank canvas. There is an empty, large space of floor waiting to be filled with movement, and large, white sheets of paper ready to be filled with screenplay. Her creative process is two-directional; some days…

SFIFF: Found Memories (2011)

The village of Jutuomba in Found Memories is like an earthly (if more beautiful and exotic) purgatory. It is a waiting room between life and death for the dozen and aging citizens which comprise the entire town. Jutuomba is solely and entirely them that even the train has stopped stopping there. The citizens are so…