She seemed to have no inkling that life wasn’t as orderly as her pencil case and that everything is chance and at any moment any number of remarkable things can happen that are totally beyond our control, events that rip up our maps and re-polarize our compasses — the madwoman walking towards us, the train falling off the bridge, the boy on the bicycle.
I hope he celebrated his birthday (March 31) in such a manner.
Leila Hatami is in Shirin too? brb fanboying
I looked this item up while I was watching Shirin some months ago. This film is all about the female faces of the audience watching a movie, which the viewer hears. It’s not as boring as it sounds, I promise. I rented it from Netflix after watching Certified Copy, by the same director.
The first time I saw this film was in 2006 at a free screening put on by Norman Lear’s liberal org People for the American Way. Those were some angry, frustrated days. Since then I’ve spotted Natalie Maines at the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar (while her dad Lloyd accompanied Terri Hendrix) and the Dixie Chicks have gone on hiatus.
Neko Case, “Look For Me, I’ll Be Around.”
Look at this. Look at what they make you give.
See, there’s Walton Goggins in the top left frame.