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kinokiez #2: ANOMALISA

And few American films are more fully adult than Anomalisa.

It’s about a man in middle age. This man, Michael, has made himself a kind of guru, a guru for the customer-services sector.

kinokiez #1: A Lullabye to the Sorrowful Mystery

This is long: ethnographically long. It’s so long that there are more articles about how long it is than there are about what’s in it. The length is to be expected from Lav Diaz: this is his Thing. Others of his films are 593, 540 and 450 minutes. This one is 485.