The Magic Gloves
Dir. Martin Rejtman (2003).
Martin Rejtmans follow up to Silvia Prieto is a similarly absurdist comedy with another depressed, somewhat downwardly mobile protag. Timing is everythingthis is the sort of movie in which elaborate schemes come to naught and a long-established couple break up 10 minutes before a planned dinner. The Seinfeldian punch line has the hapless anti-hero dancing alone in a disco, surrounded by teenagers.
Wed., April 7, 7 p.m.; Thu., April 8, 9:15 p.m., 2010
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