Tagged: amy recommends

3

Garpastum

A war movie without war, a slow-paced drama exploring the boyhood of a group of friends who live for football (soccer) in 1914, in the eve of World War I.

9

Hannibal – Season 1

Hannibal overturns expectations of crime procedurals and Lecter incarnations by focusing on the first-hand and secondhand effects of murder on the mind.

3

Kids on the Slope

A Jazz-filled coming of age story following the life of Kaoru Nishimi, a young and pretty brainy kid from a well-off family who has just moved into a new school in Kyushu in the mid-60s.

2

Frances Ha (2012)

Frances Ha is an absolutely delightful comedy that captures just what it’s like to be a young woman discovering yourself.

3

Squid and the Whale, The

Noah Baumbach’s film is a great look at the breakdown of a family going through divorce that is simultaneously hilarious and depressing.