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In Umrika, America is the promised land, a place where Indian villagers believe they can can be delivered from the prisons of poverty and tradition. Itâ€™s a bold choice for the opening of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, a melancholic glimpse into a country simultaneously buoyed and burdened with the weight of familial love.
Resurrecting a critically and commercially flopped 2001 film as a mini series is an idea that took 14 years to become brilliant.
A stick figure on a piece of white paper opens up a surrealist world of violence, chaos and compassion in the films of Don Hertzfeldt. An artist who makes truly unique films, Hertzfeldt occupies an appropriately singular place in pop culture.