Every Friday, Fandor’s curators serve up a newly available film worthy of special attention. This week’s Featured Release is An Oversimplification of Her Beauty directed by Terence Nance.
“…both unprecedented and familiar, with antecedents in both mainstream and art cinema.” — Ina Diane Archer, Film Comment
What do you do if a girl stands you up? You make a movie to win her back, right? Well, you do if you’re artist Terence Nance. Executive produced by Jay-Z and featuring a soundtrack by Flying Lotus, An Oversimplification of Her Beauty is a wildly imaginative cosmic love story sprung from the filmmaker’s personal romantic experiences. Mixing live action with animated sequences, this truly unique work of art pulsates with vibrant color and an undeniable energy—and it’s now available on Fandor. Click here to watch the trailer or to view the film in its entirety.
To learn more about An Oversimplification of Her Beauty, check out these feature articles on Keyframe:
It’s Complicated: An Oversimplification of Her Beauty (November 1, 2013)
Video: 39 Ways of Looking at Her Beauty (November 1, 2013)