An excellent start to the season with Almodóvar’s Julieta, which scored 84.11 per cent on our appreciation index.
- “A brilliant start to the new season.”
- “Lovely, emotionally rich film.”
- “A very sensual film. Brilliant.”
- “Almodóvar at his mature best.”
- “So colourful. Beautifully filmed. Great story.”
The short film, Rhonna and Donna, was also well liked, scoring 79.59 per cent.
- “Exceptionally good!”
- “Very original.”
- “Loved this. Such fun!”
- “Amazed they managed to portray a close relationship so quickly to the audience.”
We should add that this was not a student film. It came from the Aesthetica Film Festival in York, where its writer Daina O. Pusić won the best screenplay award. She is a Croatian-born writer and director who graduated from the Academy of Dramatic Art in Zagreb and London Film School. She is currently developing her first feature as well as a TV comedy series.