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1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
After a woman fails to show up for their date, an artist (Terence Nance) ponders the divide between romantic and platonic love, and why his past relationships have failed.

Cast: Terence Nance , Namik Minter , Talibah Lateefah Newman , Alisa Becher , Jc Cain , Dexter Jones , Chanelle Pearson ,

Director: Terence Nance

Genres: Comedy drama, Romance

Distributor: Variance Films

An Oversimplification of Her Beauty (2012)

Release Date: April 26th, 2013|1 hr. 24 min.

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  • 60
    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    As a wry, knowing narrator guides us in and out of their symphonic affair, there’s no doubt the trip is worth it. show more

  • 70
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    What might have been annoyingly solipsistic proves mostly charming and poignant instead, largely thanks to Nance's cinematic ingenuity, but also because of his ability to both probe his feelings and hold them at a distance. show more

  • 88
    Slant Magazine

    A playfully self-reflective rumination on what writer-director Terence Nance has described as "self-awareness through experience with love." show more

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