Aftersun (2022)

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Avg Rating 4.5 /5:

Twenty years after their last holiday at a fading vacation resort, Sophie reflects on the rare time spent with her loving and idealistic father Calum. At 11-years-old, as the world of adolescence creeps into Sophie’s view, Calum struggles under the weight of life outside of fatherhood. Sophie’s recollections become a powerful and heartrending portrait of their relationship, as she tries to reconcile the father she knew with the man she didn’t.

Aftersun is a film all about time. It takes a heartbreaking look at a crystalized moment in both childhood and parenthood. It’s that rare time when you can sense the change coming when children start growing up and parents struggle with letting go. It’s a cathartic moment of time that...Read more