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One Cut, One Life (2015)



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(February 12, 2015) When seminal documentary filmmaker Ed Pincus (Black Natchez, Diaries (1971-1976), The Axe in the Attic), considered the father of first-person nonfiction film, is diagnosed with a terminal illness, he and his collaborator Lucia Small (My Father, The Genius, The Axe in the Attic) team up to make one last film. One Cut, One Life is an intense, frank, and sometimes humorous exploration of the human condition that invites the viewer to contemplate what is important, not only at the end of life, but through all phases of live and creative pursuits. (C) First Run Features

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The film is an exploration of art as a way through immense and complex emotions.

June 11, 2015 | Full Review…

As exasperating as it is weirdly compelling.

May 17, 2015 | Full Review…

It's a thing of lovely imperfections: profound and banal, self-absorbed and insightful, weighted with grief and buoyed by resilience. In short, as messy and precious as life itself.

May 14, 2015 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…
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This extremely personal and moving documentary has several layers.

May 13, 2015 | Full Review…

As intuitive as its structure, as natural as the processes of dying and mourning that make up its core.

May 12, 2015 | Full Review…

A bittersweet testimony to documentary filmmaking, collaboration and camaraderie

July 18, 2015 | Full Review…

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