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Compassion (2013) - Projected Figures
Review first published by EyeforFilm Compassion, a short film by writer/director Roberto Oliveri, opens with a wide shot of an empty living room. Even when its owner, an unnamed ‘old woman’ (Diana Quick), drifts into view, that emptiness persists, now translated into a palpable loneliness. Searching for her glasses, she pauses over a pocket watch...