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The Scent of Green Papaya

1993

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  • The concentration on housework in the movie's first section--a neglected film subject apart from experimental movies like Chantal Akerman's Jeanne Dielman--is refreshing, and Tran's elliptical handling of narrative and incident, combined with his highly selective uses of sound, shows him to be a talented pupil of Bresson.