The Space Between Us (Peter Chelsom, USA 2017)

The Space Between Us

The key roles given to women do not redeem the awful script and mediocre direction / The original idea deserves a better treatment

Cast: Asa Butterfield, Britt Robertson, Carla Gugino, Gary Oldman
Director: Peter Chelsom
Writer: Allan Loeb
Writer (story): Stewart Schill, Richard Barton Lewis, Allan Loeb
Cinematographer: Barry Peterson
Editor: David Moritz
Composer: Andrew Lockington

Lovesong (Son Yong Kim, USA 2016)

Lovesong

A finely chiseled description of a friendship between two women. Excellent direction and performances

Cast: Riley Keough, Jena Malone, Brooklyn Decker, Ryan Eggold, Rosanna Arquette
Director: So Yong Kim
Writer: Bradley Rust Gray, So Yong Kim
Cinematographer: Kat Westergaard, Guy Godfree
Editor: So Yong Kim, Bradley Rust Gray
Composer: Jóhann Jóhannsson

American Honey (Andrea Arnold, USA 2016)

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“There is no yesterday, there is no today, there is only moving forward to tomorrow.” [Brian Tallerico. http://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/american-honey-2016%5D

Cast: Sasha Lane, Shia LaBeouf, Riley Keough, McCaul Lombardi, Arielle Holmes
Director: Andrea Arnold
Writer: Andrea Arnold
Cinematographer: Robbie Ryan
Editor: Joe Bini

(4/1) Locke (Steven Knight/Steven Knight, USA 2014)

In the series One Writer, Four Directors:

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Built on the three Aristotelian unities: unity of place, unity of time, unity of action (+ unity of characters)

Cast: Tom Hardy, Ruth Wilson, Andrew Scott, Olivia Colman, Tom Holland, Ben Daniels
Director: Steven Knight
Screenplay: Steven Knight
Cinematography: Haris Zambarloukos