‘Carmen & Lola’: Cannes Review

Dir. Arantxa Echevarria. Spain. 2018. 105 mins

“This nergetic first feature from Arantxa Echevarria combines a vibrantly realised sense of place and Spain’s gypsy community with assured work with a cast of non-professional actors. There are moments when the volatile emotions on screen tip over into shrillness; there are occasions when the symbolism feels a little too heavy handed. But for the most part, Carmen & Lola is a spirited addition to the gay culture clash genre” says Wendy Ide.

Read more on Screen Daily for the full review of Carmen & Lola

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