Hope, beyond that of mere expectation or anticipation of the future, but rather belief that such a future may include something good in light of a lack of evidence is often accompanied by understandable fear or apprehension.
What happens when two people—whose identities as “stars” are defined by others rather than themselves—collide?
This is the poverty of places that are entirely forgotten, overlooked, or left behind.
Kieślowski’s film is about emotional liberty—the special kind that can only occur after empathy is forged through tragedy and trauma.
While this list aims for clinical psychologists and the populations they deal with, fans of gritty dramas, black comedies, and character studies will likely enjoy these films as well.
It’s hard for almost everyone to defy authority–no matter the consequences–when the conditions are right.