Like John Hughes on LSD, this graduation dramedy has surreal vibes — IndieWire
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Premiered at Locarno International Film Festival.
A bizarre rite of passage at the local deli determines the fate of a generation of teenagers, leading some to escape their suburban town and dooming others to remain.
[Tyler Taormina] achieves a number of other startling effects in this impressive movie, which sheds its naturalism slowly as it embraces a surrealism that’s both disquieting and poignant. — The New York Times