In the City of God

If you haven’t seen City of God, it’s time to stop what you’re doing and go and watch it. It’s an astonishing film and a beautiful story about escape. Although the journey is a tough journey to endure it’s well worth it. Just make sure you’re not going to a party afterwards. This video essay is a great analysis of City of God. It explores characters, worldbuilding, and different themes found throughout the movie, and looks at how all of these elements come together to form a perfect story of escape.

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Source: Jack’s Movie Reviews