Achingly emotional

By Shawn Conner   – Inside Vancouver –  7/2/2014


ELENA (July 12-17 at Vancity Theatre) – Brazilian director Petra Costa assembled this documentary about her older sister’s life from home video, audition film footage, interviews – and her suicide note. The Playlist/Indiewire called Elena “stunningly beautiful, achingly emotional… a mesmerizing, artful and emotional piece of filmmaking that consistently surprises and awes.”



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