Sundance 2021: Mass

Mass is one of the most devastating films to premiere during the 2021 Sundance Film Festival but it has so much to say about grief. There is so much to say here and I honestly do not know where to began.  Cinematically speaking, there’s a lot in this film that reminds me of American Son (2019).  Much of this is due to how the film is limited to just the one room.  To be fair,…

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The Last: Audience Will Ask Questions

The Last is one of those films in which the audience is going to be left with questions but mainly we’re left to ask ourselves–what would we have done? It’s a normal Rosh HaShanah afternoon for the Dorman family as everyone gathers around for the Tashlikh service.  Little do they know that the normalcy they experience will soon be changing.  Much of the conversation relates to special-needs teacher Josh (AJ Cedeño) and his engagement to…

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