Release Date: July 31st, 2015
Not Yet Rated |1 hr 51 minPlot Summary
Snapshots of the world's cities capture a range of moments.
Director: Jem Cohen
This is the kind of contemplative cinematheque piece that washes pleasurably over you, inviting the viewer to tune in or out, to free-associate or locate the subtle connections and recurring themes as Cohen trains his restless, inquisitive gaze on faces and features that represent a wide spectrum of life. show more
The poetic pretenses are compounded by a sledgehammer insistence on elusive and irreducible moments as inherently beautiful. show more
The result is a challenging work that can be both exhilarating and grueling in its deliberate pace. Cohen is an undeniably gifted filmmaker, even if the sum total of this piece isn’t quite as interesting as its parts. show more