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4.1
281 Ratings

One More Time With Feeling

Directed by Andrew Dominik
United States, 2016
Music, Documentary

Synopsis

An in-depth look at the making of Nick Cave’s album Skeleton Tree, featuring interviews and footage which details Cave’s struggle with the recent death of his son.

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One More Time With Feeling Directed by Andrew Dominik
A cathartic, devastatingly honest portrait of the grief, world-fracturing sense of disorientation and superstitious thinking occasioned by untimely family death.
December 26, 2016
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Like grief, the constant sadness starts to feel repetitive, the elusiveness of a happy denouement frustrating. But anything else wouldn’t have been the truth. One More Time is a complex portrait of a man climbing his way out from tragedy while coming to terms with his own vulnerability—a poignant image, especially in a year where we’ve felt the loss of so many of Cave’s fellow immortals.
December 01, 2016
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I do not believe that I have ever seen a more cynical treatment of human grief. This is not Nick Cave’s doing. Let’s be clear on that point: he did not fail in this movie. Rather, Cave has been failed by it — by director Andrew Dominik and by fans desperate for false intimacy with the hero of their college playlists.
September 30, 2016
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