• An Oversimplification of Her Beauty (2012)

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Release Date: April 26th, 2013

DVD Release Date: October 1st, 2013

Not Yet Rated|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 Aponte Pearson Aponte Pearson

Director: Terence Nance

Genres: Romance, Comedy drama

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  • Terence Nance’s unique film, freely mixing autobiography, animation and artiness, is a dizzyingly complex collage about romance and memory. show more

  • 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

  • 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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