Topside (2020)

1 Reviews

Avg Rating 4 /5:

Deep in the underbelly of New York City, a 5-year-old girl and her mother live among people who have claimed the abandoned subway tunnels as their home. When a sudden eviction forces them above ground, their world is thrown into chaos.

Topside is a quietly moving film about not having a home. A film like this could have become overly sentimental or stumble around trying to find a sense of catharsis. With great surprise, the writing/directing duo Celine Held and Logan George present a rather meaningful and grueling experience of having...Read more