As a scintillating visual experience, Gabriel Abrantes and Daniel Schmidt ‘s Diamantino was the main rival to Godard’s supremacy. . . . In the middle of the game, as the striker bears down on goal, the screen is suddenly filled with pink, fairy floss-like clouds and giant puppies (!). This scene, the most unforgettable of the entire festival, sets the stage for the free-wheeling, eccentric plot that follows.
June 27, 2018