Stellet Licht (Silent Light)
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Carlos Reygadas' Silent Light concerns a devout Mennonite man who allows himself to have an affair with a woman other than his wife. His guilt overwhelms him, until an unexpected death forces him to confront his conflicting emotions directly.

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"...traces the imperceptible reverberations of a guilty conscience."
‑ Josh Larsen, LarsenOnFilm
"Silent Light is a hard film to love, but it just might be an even harder one to shake."
‑ Jon Frosch, Film Journal International
"It's told with Dreyer-like conviction."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"A beautiful, thoughtful and haunting film"
‑ Dan Jardine, Apollo Guide
"As the film progresses, its hypnosis becomes heightened, its spell becomes entrancing."
‑ Jeffrey Chen, Window to the Movies
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