Other People (2016)
First screened in January 2017
Director: Chris Kelly. Cast: Jesse Plemons, Molly Shannon, Bradley Whitford, Maude Apatow, Zach Woods, John Early, Madisen Beaty, J.J. Totah, June Squibb, Paul Dooley, Retta, Matt Walsh, Paula Pell, Colton Dunn, Nicole Byer, Lennon Parham, Rose Abdoo. Screenplay: Chris Kelly.

Twitter Capsule: Tone is a problem at first; technique not a selling-point. The emotional authenticity, however, only grows as it goes.

VOR:   The sensitive execution, especially as the mother's health worsened, really got to me. I'm just not sure I can call this rare or original?

Photo © 2016 Vertical Entertainment/Park Pictures

Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B

Independent Spirit Awards: Best Supporting Actress (Shannon)

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