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‘The Box’ (‘La Caja’): Film Review | Venice 2021

Lorenzo Vigas, who won the 2015 Golden Lion for ‘From Afar,’ returns to Venice with a drama recounting an orphaned Mexican teenager’s reckoning with a man he’s convinced is his purportedly dead father.

Tim Roth in Michel Franco’s ‘Sundown’: Film Review | Venice 2021

Charlotte Gainsbourg also stars in this drama of splintered family dynamics when a vacation under the Acapulco sun is cut short by tragedy.