I’ve resisted this for some time, for reasons unknown to me. But it’s the last one I need to see to have seen all of Kelly Reichardt’s films* so I watched it and I loved it. It’s a quiet meditation about a friendship that was that just really isn’t anymore and it’s very well done.***
Cost: free from work-funded Netflix
Where watched: at home.
*At least until Certain Women comes out this year!**
**I’ve just checked and I haven’t seen all her films. I’m short a couple. One of which (Ode) doesn’t seem to be available.
***Plus you get to see Bagby Hot Springs.
poster from: http://www.impawards.com/2006/old_joy.html
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Sounds nice. I feel that there aren’t enough movies out there about male friendship.