THE HEADLESS WOMAN (Lucrecia Martel, 2008)

Perhaps the most irritating movie ever made, with the possible exception of David Lean’s Summertime (1955), La mujer sin cabeza comes from Argentina, where it is set, France, Italy and Spain. Through her basket case protagonist, affluent dentist Verónica, writer-director Lucrecia Martel surveys a class-bound society that clings to meticulously detailed activity as a quietly […]