Into the three hours of My Friend that is brilliant we’ve therefore far, we’ve kept a nearby but when. A week ago there clearly was the outside that is foray of tunnel, which received young Elena (Elisa del Genio) and Lila (Ludovica Nasti) a mile or two far from where they was raised. This hour, “The Metamorphoses, ” yet again occurs completely in the community. As you’re watching it, i discovered myself wishing that My Brilliant buddy had a far more visually interesting method of depicting the barren, empty vow associated with neighborhood—even though the featureless structures and extra color scheme are such a fruitful interaction of joyless life.
Now an adolescent played by Margherita Mazzucco, Elena’s period that is first her skirt without her knowledge, and even though she’s looking Lila for assistance, the entire city views the telltale blood on the rear of her dress. Meanwhile, Ada Cappuccio (Ulrike Migliaresi), targeted for putting on lipstick while poor, is manhandled in to the straight straight back regarding the Solara brothers’ brand brand new vehicle and came back, rumpled and smeared. They make for an pair that is evocative of risks, both marked with a blotch of crimson into the otherwise dreary blues, browns, and grays associated with community. […]