The 20 Best Films of 2013

12/18/2013 4:00 AM |

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Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Verena Paravel

To describe this film as “a documentary about commercial fishing” hardly seems adequate, even with a vague qualifier like “avant-garde” ineffectually appended. This heaving, churning epic defies pat classification. In this case it’s only reasonable to invoke a critical cliche: you have to see it for yourself.
Calum Marsh

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In The L’s 2013 Film Poll

Miriam Bale, Aaron Cutler, Paul Dallas, Jesse Hassenger, Steve Macfarlane, Calum Marsh, Benjamin Mercer, Elise Nakhnikian, Max Nelson, Nicolas Rapold, Vadim
Rizov, Henry Stewart, Justin Stewart, Dan Sullivan, R. Emmet Sweeney, Ryan Vlastelica