• Post Tenebras Lux (2012)

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Release Date: May 1st, 2013

DVD Release Date: August 20th, 2013

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
Juan and his urban family move to the countryside.

Cast: Adolfo Jiménez Castro, Nathalia Acevedo, Willebaldo Torres, Rut Reygadas, Mitsy Ferrant, Joakim Chardonnens, Eleazar Reygadas, José Alberto Sánchez

Director: Carlos Reygadas

Genres: Drama

Distributors: Strand Releasing

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  • Spectacle matters more than story for Reygadas, who wants to create a world onscreen instead of developing characters or critiquing society. show more

  • Post Tenebras Lux works so well because – even at its most random – it always feels like more of a single portrait of a man in crisis than it does an impish bouquet of provocative incidents. show more

  • Pretty pictures alone do not in themselves great cinema make - not for the first time, Reygadas' waywardly wilful approach to screenwriting and structure severely outweighs whatever fleeting pleasures his movies may impart. show more

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