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Based on 8 Critics
  • Sergei Loznitsa's documentaries are mainly compilations of archival footage, so it makes sense that his first fiction film is also essentially a compilation, an array of dynamic, aggressive bits rather than one coherent text. show more

  • The film's sociopolitical critique is as dull as a sledgehammer - and maybe on the money - but the truth is far more entertaining. show more

  • Deeply sorrowful and drenched in ambiguity, My Joy adopts a patient rhythm that departs from reality while studying it in depth. show more

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